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Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis? A 52-year-old man with a family history of renal failure comes to the physician because of abdominal pain over the last 6 months. He has been treated in the past for renal calculi and hypertension. Physical examination shows bilateral palpable masses in the upper abdomen. Urinalysis shows crenated erythrocytes and mild proteinuria. A CT scan of the abdomen identifies the cause of the patient’s problem.



A. Adrenal adenoma
B. Glomerulonephritis
C. Henoch-Schonlein purpura
D. Polycystic kidney disease
E. Renal cell adenoma

This question is part of NBME 13 section 1 (qst 1-50)
Asked by Wyatt Williams, Last updated: Jul 16, 2020

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worldkeeper

Worldkeeper

Answered Jun 22, 2020

CRF in middle age + family hx + bilat abdominal masses → PKD

 

Wyatt Williams

Wyatt Williams

Answered Jul 21, 2018

Polycystic kidney disease
 

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