Priority 14 from the Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease Project
|UNCERTAINTY: In which circumstances should removal of a kidney (known as nephrectomy) be considered in people with ADPKD, and are there alternative treatments?(Priority 14)
|JLA question ID
|Not available for this PSP
|Health Research Classification System category
|Renal and urogenital
|Extra information provided by this project
|Original uncertainty examples
|What are the indications and best timing for nephrectomy and transplantation; pre-transplant compared with simultaneous compared with post, for people with ADPKD? ~ What alternative strategies are there to nephrectomy, for volume space restriction in people with ADPKD, including embolization and laparoscopy? ~ What is the impact of unilateral nephrectomy on residual kidney function in people with ADPKD?
|Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD): Report from a Kidney Disease Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) Controversies Conference
|Project unique ID
|Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease
|Total number of uncertainties identified by this project.
35 (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
|Date of priority setting workshop
|15 December 2020