A 20-year-old female asked:
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is you donate a kidney can you live a normal life like before you donated the kidney?

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Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Donating kidney. : A solitary kidney can hyper-function for many years, mimicking the efficacy of two kidneys working together. Eventually, however, the solitary kidney would start to falter.
Answered on Nov 16, 2016

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