Cystic kidney disease comprises a broad group of heterogeneous diseases, which differ greatly in age at onset, disease manifestation, systemic involvement, disease progression, and long-term prognosis. As our understanding of these diseases continues to evolve and new treatment strategies continue to emerge, correctly differentiating and diagnosing these diseases becomes increasingly important. In this review, we aim to highlight the key features of the most relevant cystic kidney diseases, underscore important diagnostic characteristics of each disease, and present specific management options if applicable.Le texte complet de cet article est disponible en PDF.
Keywords : Kidney cyst, ARPDK, ADPKD, Nephronophthisis, Bardet–Biedl syndrome, tuberous sclerosis complex, HNF1-beta, Multicystic dysplastic kidney, Cystic dysplasia, Simple kidney cyst
Abbreviations : ACE-i, ADPKD, AML, ARB, ARPKD, CAKUT, CKD, eGFR, HNF1 beta, MCDK, MODY, mTOR, mTORi, MVP, RCAD, RCC, UPJ, UVJ, VEO-ADPKD