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Unilateral and segmental localised polycystic kidney disease.
  1. D R Gouldesbrough,
  2. S Fleming
  1. Department of Pathology, Bradford Royal Infirmary, UK.


    Unilateral and segmental localised polycystic disease is a rare type of cystic disease of the kidney. It takes the form of a segmental cystic abnormality in one kidney morphologically identical to the autosomal dominant adult form of polycystic kidney disease. The clinical, radiological, and pathological appearances of a case are described. The differential diagnosis and a possible pathogenic mechanism are discussed.

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