I Was Born With One Kidney

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 20 People

    I Want Marry With Single Kidny Goud Girl

    i having one kidny my childhood...my agev of 7 yrs that doctor did the stone operation but he suddenly called my father in operation theater..your son one kidny is damage remove other other wise effect to other kidny my father sock and told save my son..doctor remove the kidny...
    rameshpallerla960 rameshpallerla960
    1 Response Mar 7, 2011

    My Husband Was Born With One Kidney - Baby Died of No Kidneys

    My husband found out he had one kidney at 32yrs old.  We have a son that is 8 yrs old now and he has both kidneys.  Our second son died at birth with no kidneys (potter syndrom they call it).  We want to try again but they told us that we have a 13 to 25% chance of...
    sharp3951 sharp3951
    31-35, F
    13 Responses May 20, 2007

    Just Me

    I have just found out that I was born with only one kidney.  I had some health problems so went to my GP. He sent me to various hospital clinics where i had all sorts of tests, including scans and MRIs.  I was finally referred to an urologist who informed me I had only one...
    Phinia Phinia
    61-65, F
    Sep 1, 2011

    Strong Little Fighter

    hi my name is stacey and im going to tell the story of my son he is almost 1 but we never thought that he would make it to that age, you see hes that one and 750 people in the world who were with one kidney. when we found out i was pregnant with our 3rd child we were over joyed...
    stacywalraven stacywalraven
    May 13, 2011

    One Kidney

    About 4yrs ago I went for an ultrasound for a stomach problem week after the scan had knee surgery so never went back to the doctors till I was due to go back to work and my doctor asked me if I have both my kidneys at this time I said as far as I know I have both of them so he...
    belle68 belle68
    Aug 11, 2012

    Atrophy At 2 Days Old

    I was born in 1989 at 32 weeks and should have more significant problems than I do. The doctors found out that I had lost my right kidney due to atrophy when I was 3 years old and passed out in my aunt's yard due to a severe kidney infection. I also had a reflux from the...
    deleted deleted
    Jun 16, 2013

    One Kidney

    I found out I had only my right kidney when i had an ovarian cyst. They took a CAT scan and an ultrasound. The doctors also told me that i have a unicornuate uterus. I found out so much from a cyst. Apparently, that kind of uterus comes with only one kidney so it somewhat...
    lifeisonlyachoice lifeisonlyachoice
    18-21, F
    Oct 25, 2012

    Does 1 Kidney Mean 1 Adrenalin Gland?

    I discovered that i was born with 1 kidney in a clinic in Pokhara, Nepal after an ultrasound scan was conducted to determine the cause of a series of illnesses, which turned out to be dysentery, typhoid, measles and double pneumonia (at age 25 last year) - all at once! I've...
    noordabumrad noordabumrad
    1 Response Nov 11, 2010

    What Do I Do

    my boyfriend was not born with on kidney but he had one removed do to drug use and im not really sure how to handle him being in and out of the hospital evrey time he goes to the hospital because his kindey is produceing to much puss and outher harmful things he wont let me go se...
    freckledmonster freckledmonster
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 12, 2009

    Its Not Anyone's Mistake Born With One Kidney

    In day today life we are seeing lots of andicap people really leading their life without others help we must learn the confident level from them rather then feeling worried.i am 22 years old guy from chennai.At my age of 14 itself i came to know that i was with one kidney.My left...
    mohan123 mohan123
    22-25, M
    Nov 3, 2009
    anonymouslysleeping anonymouslysleeping
    13-15, F
    Nov 11, 2015

    What A Shock

    hi im natalie im nearly 41 and discovered only yesterday after an ultrasound that i have no right kidney...i got sent to the hospital from my gp as i had a pain in my rite sde my gp thought it may be a kidney stone,the hospital filled me with dye and done loads of xrays but was...
    41-45, F
    Mar 4, 2010

    One Kidney

    i found out i only had one kidney 15 yrs ago after having problems with my periods i bet your now think huh but they gave me a ultra scan to check all the out sides of my tubes and bits and pieces and while they were there they decided to look at my kidneys and i was sat...
    onekidney onekidney
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Sep 17, 2008
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