Aug 16, · PLD is most common in people who have polycystic kidney disease (PCKD), with its frequency increasing with age and advanced renal disease. Most people don't discover they have PLD until they are Author: Hedy Marks. Jun 03, · Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) is an inherited kidney disorder. It causes fluid-filled cysts to form in the kidneys. PKD may impair kidney function .
In polycystic kidney disease, abnormal cysts form in the kidneys and can also form in other organs. Cysts are round swellings of fluid filled with fluid. There are two main forms of polycystic kidney disease: Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) is the most common genetic kidney disease.