Clinical and Experimental Nephrology

, Volume 1, Issue 4, pp 288–291 | Cite as

Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease associated with aortic dissection: Two case reports

  • Takashi Fujii
  • Takashi Uzu
  • Satoko Nakamura
  • Takashi Inenaga
  • Motomi Ando
  • Shinichi Takamoto
  • Genjiro Kimura
Case Report

Abstract

We describe 2 patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease associated with aortic dissection. Both patients presented with chronic renal failure arising from autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease, as well as with aortic dissection, DeBakey type IIIb.

Key words

polycystic kidney disease aortic aneurysm chronic renal failure hemodialysis 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Takashi Fujii
    • 1
  • Takashi Uzu
    • 1
  • Satoko Nakamura
    • 1
  • Takashi Inenaga
    • 1
  • Motomi Ando
    • 2
  • Shinichi Takamoto
    • 2
  • Genjiro Kimura
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of NephrologyNational Cardiovascular CenterSuitaJapan
  2. 2.Division of Cardiovascular SurgeryNational Cardiovascular CenterSuitaJapan

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