Ultrasound for Renal Cysts May Hasten Diagnosis

Ultrasound for Renal Cysts May Hasten Diagnosis

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Ultrasound for Renal Cysts May Hasten Diagnosis

Cysts in the kidneys are more common in people with Fabry disease than in other diseases that affect the kidneys, which is why a new study suggests that looking for such cysts could aid in the diagnosis of Fabry. The study, “Renal Ultrasound contributes to Fabry Disease Diagnosis,” was published in the Journal of Rare Diseases Research & Treatment. One of the characteristic symptoms of Fabry disease is kidney dysfunction. Renal cysts — fluid-filled sacs in…

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