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What does ARPK stand for?

ARPK stands for Autosomal Recessive Polycystic Kidney Disease


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Finally, the fibropolycystic liver diseases include various disorders, including congenital hepatic fibrosis, Caroli disease, autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease (ARPKD), and biliary hamartoma.
Autosomal Recessive Polycystic Kidney Disease (ARPKD), also known as infantile PKD, is far less common, affecting only one in 10,000 to one in 40,000 at a far younger age, including newborns, infants and children.
The chief indication for CPLKT is for rare congenital diseases affecting both liver and kidney (such as primary hyperoxaluria type 1 and autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease with hepatic fibrosis).
7) In this study we propose a diagnostic classification in 5 categories of the entities presenting with glomerular cysts (Table 1): type I, PKD presenting as a GCK variant of autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease (ARPKD)/ADPKD (with or without liver disease); type II, hereditary GCK synonymous with GCKD.
This leads to different congenital bile duct disorders, such as Caroli disease and syndrome, autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease, autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease, congenital hepatic fibrosis, and bile duct hamartomas (BDHs, also known as von Meyenburg complexes).