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Multi Cystic Dysplastic Kidney (MCDK)

  • Ahmed H. Al-Salem
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Abstract

Multicystic dysplastic kidney (MCDK), a variant of renal dysplasia results from the malformation of the kidney during fetal development.

Keywords

Contralateral Kidney Renal Dysplasia Autosomal Recessive Polycystic Kidney Disease Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction Alagille Syndrome 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ahmed H. Al-Salem
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  1. 1.Pediatric SurgeryAlSadik HospitalQatifSaudi Arabia

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