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Donor

Postby sporti » Thu Jul 06, 2017 8:40 pm

Hi

I just got word that my kidney donor's remaining kidney's function is now exactly the same as when he had two! It was never that far off but now it's exactly the same. Amazing
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Re: Donor

Postby Daisy4246 » Thu Jul 06, 2017 9:35 pm

Good to read such news!
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Re: Donor

Postby freddyy » Fri Jul 07, 2017 6:41 am

Wonderful! That must be a big relief. I would be very sad if my brothers kidney function got worse as a result of donating to me.
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Re: Donor

Postby MatthewC » Mon Jul 10, 2017 9:35 pm

I'm guessing it's age related, as my eGFR ia about 50 now, vs 80 before. That's fine by me as I know you lose function every year anyway, as you get past 50-ish, but my recipient (a brother 7 years younger) nw has a better eGFR than mine!
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Re: Donor

Postby sporti » Mon Jul 24, 2017 7:56 pm

Hi Matthew

My donor is over 60. Hes a triathlete. Mine was better but he's overtaken me! I'm 0.85
:D
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