Posted by: marc | 2008/09/02

kidney failure

Hi, i am 27 and suffering acute renel failure and am in dier need of a kidney transplant but i dont have any medical aid or money but i do have loving family with all working kidneys who are happy to donate. i am absolutly terrafied and have no idea what to do or were to go. please can you give some advice on my situation

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Dear Marc

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You can contact the Kidney transplant unit at Tygerberg Hospital. They should be able to assist you or to point you in the correct direction.

Kind regards

Dr Anrich Burger

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Posted by: Hano | 2009/03/14

Hi Doc

How long does a person have to live when their kidneys failed.
Urine turned black and stomach also stopped functioning


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