These kidneys can also develop acquired cystic kidney disease (ACKD), characterized by cystic dilatation of renal tubules, with an increasing incidence in parallel with the duration of dialysis (87% after 9 years).
What does ACKD stand for?
ACKD stands for Acquired Cystic Kidney Disease
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- Anglican Church of Kenya-Directorate of Social Services
- Anti-Aircraft Fire (military slang)
- Acquisition and Tracking
- Acknowledged/Not Acknowledged
- Action to Cure Kidney Cancer (New York, NY)
- Annalong Canoe and Kayak Club (UK)
- Acknowledgement Channel
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- Academy of Classical Karate-Do (Plano, TX)
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- Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease (journal)
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- Arbeitsgemeinschaft Christlicher Kirchen in Hamburg (German: Association of Christian Churches in Hamburg)
- Advances in Clinical Knowledge Management (workshop)
- Australasian Cave and Karst Management Association, Inc.
- Acquisition of Knowledge
- Atletiek Club Kortenberg Online (Dutch: Athletics Club Kortenberg Online)
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Anticoagulation strategies associated with dialysis, sexual dysfunction in patients with end-stage renal disease, and the significance of acquired cystic kidney disease in chronic dialysis patients are not discussed.
Acquired cystic kidney disease (ACKD) develops in association with long-term kidney problems, especially in patients who have kidney failure and who have been on dialysis for a long time.