acquired cystic kidney disease


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acquired cystic kidney disease

the development of cysts in a formerly noncystic kidney during end-stage renal disease.
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A, Acquired cystic kidney disease (ACKD)-associated renal cell carcinoma (RCC) with intratumoral oxalate crystals (arrows).
These kidneys can also develop acquired cystic kidney disease (ACKD), characterized by cystic dilatation of renal tubules, with an increasing incidence in parallel with the duration of dialysis (87% after 9 years).
Renal cell carcinoma in transplant recipients with acquired cystic kidney disease.