Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD)


Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD) is the autosomal dominant form of polycystic kidney disease caused by mutations in the polycytin 1 or 2 (PKD1, PKD2) genes.


Link to Gene Reviews or Guidelines


Further Information


More detailed Information for Health Professionals will be available on the ARRK website in the near future.

If you would like to form or be part of a Disease Specific Research Group (DSRG) for ADPKD, please contact the ARRK registry ( or Dr Hugh McCarthy (


The resources on this page provide information for healthcare professionals. If you have questions about a medical condition or health related issue, please consult your medical doctor or a healthcare professional.


This page was last updated on 24th Oct, 2018.