A 50-year-old female asked about a 46-year-old male:
if you have your kidney removed because of a mass, can you survive...47 year old man?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
General Practice 28 years experience
Two Kidneys: Yes. Of course. You have two kidneys and can survive with one.
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Yes: If you have another functioning kidney, you should be fine. If you don't have both kidneys, then you will have to undergo dialysis.
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