Polycystic Kidney Disease | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • What treatment is best for my symptoms?
  • How can I know if my baby has PKD?
  • I have PKD. Is it certain that my children will have it?
  • If my symptoms get worse, when should I call my doctor?
  • What kinds of tests do I need to diagnose PKD?
  • Will my PKD affect any of my other organs.
  • Are there any medications that I should take?
  • What is the best way to treat my high blood pressure?
  • What side effects will I experience from my medications?
  • What kinds of complications can I expect?

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Reviewed/Updated: 04/14
Created: 09/00