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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).
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.