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Feel tired, out of breath over every work. Had a kidney removed. Is this normal ?

hey, im only 14, but i need to ask you something, i had a kidney removed almost 2 years ago, and everything went fine, yet i got out of breathe over stupid things like brushing my hair or walking a little bit. My doctor told me that it was rare but normal for up to a year, yet i still have it, and i ran a 800m race, and at the end i was on the floor and could hardly breathe, i thought i was having a heart attack! took me an hour to recover. is this lazyness? or just because i have one kidney? thanks, AAAA.
Asked On : Tue, 21 Aug 2012
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Although there can be various causes for your breathlessness on slightest exertion like heart ailment,asthma etc but two most important causes at your age are
Iron deficiency anemia
I would advise you not to take your symptoms lightly and consult a physician for the proper evaluation and subsequent management of your problem.
Your symptoms have nothing to do with the absence of one kidney.
Answered: Tue, 21 Aug 2012
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