International Multi-Specialty Delphi Survey: Identification of Diagnostic Criteria for Hepatic and Renal Cyst Infection
Lantinga, Marten A × Darding, Alexander J M de Sévaux, Ruud G L Alam, Ahsan Bleeker-Rovers, Chantal P Bobot, Mickaël Cornec-Le Gall, Emilie Gevers, Tom J G Hassoun, Ziad Meijer, Esther Mrug, Michal Nevens, Frederik Onuchic, Luiz F Pei, York Piccoli, Giorgina B Pirson, Yves Rangan, Gopala K Torra, Roser Visser, Folkert W Jouret, François Kanaan, Nada Oyen, Wim J G Suwabe, Tatsuya Torres, Vicente E Drenth, Joost P H #
Nephron vol:Ahead of print issue:4
Cyst infection is one of the complications of autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease and polycystic liver disease. The diagnosis is typically made on a mix of clinical, laboratory and imaging abnormalities but the importance of individual items is uncertain. We aimed to perform a Delphi survey amongst physicians to achieve consensus on diagnostic criteria.