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Multicystic dysplastic kidney

Disease definition

Multicystic dysplastic kidney (MCDK) is a congenital anomaly of the kidney and urinary tract (CAKUT) in which one or both kidneys (unilateral or bilateral MCDK respectively; see these terms) are large, distended by multiple cysts, and non-functional.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • MCDK
    • Multicystic renal dysplasia
  • Prevalence: -
  • Inheritance: -
  • Age of onset: -
  • ICD-10: Q61.4
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C0345335  C3714581
  • MeSH: D021782
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -
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