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How long can you survive with one kidney?

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What can you tell me about living with just one kidney? How long can you survive? I mean, it looks like my left kidney will have to be removed and I would like to know what will happen afterwards. Doctor said that I should be just fine, but how can I when my kidney will be extracted?

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Severe Kidney / Liver Pain After Alcohol

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o.O Ok I will be honest here and need some guidance as to what I should do. I am a white male of 39. I have been a reasonably heavy drinker since my late teens. I am not a binge drinker but have a few glasses of wine a week and a few beers. I noticed that when I had the odd 'big' session I got bad...

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self removal of kidney bladder stent

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My doctor said that if I want I can remove the two stents that were inserted two days ago. Due to the holiday I can not find a professional to remove them. I understand this can be painful, however the cramping from the stents as sever and I am entertaining self removal. Is this a wise chose and...

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Kidney Stone Info/Tricks from a guy who's passed more than 200!

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I looked through some of these posts and I see that a lot of people have kidney stone issues and have been, or are going through many of the situatios that I have. I have become a sefl-taught expert on kidney stones since I have passed over 200 in my lifetime. I have a congenital kidney disease...

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pain after kidney removal

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In January of 2008 I had my right kidney removed due to a tumor growing within it, I continually have numbness and pain through out the right side of my stomach down through my hip. This pain can be mild to painful even to the touch. I take Tramadol for the pain and have to take it at least once a...

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kidney transplant success rates?

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Hi, I am in a great dilemma. A very close friend of mine has been suffering for a long time from a polycystic kidney disease and now hers kidneys have failed. She has been going to dialysis and preparing for kidney transplantation. The problem is that none of her family members can be donors because...

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One kidney smaller than the other and very bad scar on it

Hi, I have had problems with my kidneys since I was born. I am now 29 and in the past year I have been having scans and it turns out my right kidney is smaller than my left. I have very bad scarring on my right kidney. I'm going to get a scan done on my bladder to see if it's emptying properly and...

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kidney pain in the morning

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I'm 28 years old. I`ve been having pain in my back (left side). The pain is expecially bed in the morning, when I get up. At first I didn`t pay much attention, used some painkillers, but when I saw some blood in my urine I got scared. A friend told me that I might have some kidney problem,...

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Is my pain normal after stent placement?

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I went in 3 days ago and had a cystoscopy and ureteroscopy with stent placement. I will have the stent for one week and then he is going to remove the stent in the office. I felt GREAT immediately after the procedure, but then on the way home....I started feeling nauseous. I fell a lot of pressure...

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Post-operative pain after kidney stone removal?

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Hello! I will go to surgery next week. So, I am trying to find people who done kidney stone removal with surgical procedure. I am interesting for post-operative pain after kidney stone removal. I have heard that this pain is terrifying. I hope that you will tell me something more about it. Thank you...

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