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Mission Statement

The mission of the Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) Foundation's chapters is to assist on a local level, the national efforts of the PKD Foundation to determine the cause, improve clinical treatment and discover a cure for poycyctic kidney disease (PKD). Chapters focus on five key areas: Support Groups, Public Awareness, Education, Fund-Raising and Legislative Issues.

Description

The Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) Foundation is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to research. Our number one goal is to fund research to find a treatment and a cure for polycystic kidney disease (PKD). In doing this, we also recognize that patient service programs are very important. PKD affects about 1 in 500 persons and is the most common genetic life threatening disease.

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http://www.pkdcure.org

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