We provide professional support in Kidney Diseases (Nephrology)
Nephrology is the science that examines the diseases of the excretory system, including the
kidneys, bladder and urinary tract.
In Kolan Hospital Group Nephrology Department, all kinds of follow-up and treatment of our
patients who receive continuous dialysis treatment are performed.
Diseases and treatments served in the Nephrology Department;
Polycystic kidney disease is the most common inherited kidney disease. In this disease,
which occurs equally in men and women, there are many cyst formation in various
organs in the body.
The most important risk of this disease is that it causes kidney failure in the
future. Polycystic kidney disease is the cause of kidney failure in 5-10%
of patients who require dialysis treatment due to kidney failure or who have
undergone kidney transplantation.
The following complaints may occur in polycystic kidney disease.
If polycystic kidney patients do not receive adequate and timely treatment,
problems such as heart valve disorders, aneurysms in various vessels
(especially brain vessels), diverticula in the intestines (enlargement of the
intestinal wall in the form of a glove finger) and hernia (hernia) may occur.
The diagnosis of polycystic kidney disease is made by ultrasonography, computed
tomography or magnetic resonance imaging.