I Only Have One Kidney

This group is for people who know you can live a happy and healthy life with just one kidney. 8 People

    I was born without one,

    the discovered it after test when I was functioning properly I had a water infection I think I can't remember I was only 6 months old, what annoys me most is that I have not been allowed play any contact sports growing up and I have a love for sports yet the ones I'm interested...
    vanivoo vanivoo
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 18, 2014

    My Story.

    I was only 3 years old when the problems began. Thankfully, because I was so young, I don't remember the pain or the tests or the surgery or even the hospital stay. I've had my mom tell me most things about what happened.     What I had was a condition called kidney reflux. It...
    MGMT24 MGMT24
    16-17, F
    1 Response Aug 18, 2010

    I Only Have One Kidney...and It Doesn't Work

    I was born with only one kidney, and it was underdeveloped (only 1/3 the size of a normal kidney). It worked just fine for 25 years, and finally gave out. I've been on dialysis for five years, but that little kidney is actually showing some signs of life again!
    ilovenxstage ilovenxstage
    26-30, M
    1 Response Sep 3, 2011
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