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Congential obstruction in kidneys - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Kidney Conditions
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Practicing since : 2009
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   i have been diagnosed with chronic puj obstruction of the left kidney, if i dont have surgery what are the possibilities, as the left kidney is only 3% functioning and im in pain alot
Doctor :   The left kidney no more functions
User :   well if i dont remove it would it affect the right, or could it pose any other serious probems
Doctor :   It depens on the cause of the problem
Doctor :   Why was there an obstrution
User :   the dr said i was born with the obstruction
Doctor :   Ok so congenital
Doctor :   you should get operated otherwise the kidney does not function
Doctor :   at all
Doctor :   It may not pass on to the rt kidney
Doctor :   but I want to know the status of the function of the other kidney too

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