What are the indications for MRA in the workup of autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD)?

Updated: Mar 24, 2020
  • Author: Roser Torra, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Vecihi Batuman, MD, FASN  more...
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Indications for MRA are as follows [7, 8] :

  • Family history of stroke or intracranial aneurysms
  • Development of symptoms suggesting an intracranial aneurysm
  • Job or hobby in which a loss of consciousness may be lethal
  • Past history of intracranial aneurysms

See Workup for more detail.


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