Human Kidney

You have two kidneys, each about the size of your fist. They are near the middle of your back, just below the rib cage. Inside each kidney there are about a million tiny structures called nephrons. They filter your blood. They remove wastes and extra water, which become urine. The urine flows through tubes called ureters. It goes to your bladder, which stores the urine until you go to the bathroom.

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Kidney Disease

Most kidney diseases attack the nephrons. This damage may leave kidneys unable to remove wastes. Causes can include genetic problems, injuries, or medicines. You have a higher risk of kidney disease if you have diabetes, high blood pressure, or a close family member with kidney disease. Chronic kidney disease damages the nephrons slowly over several years. Other kidney problems include

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Alport Syndrome Diagnosis

Women with Alport Syndrome may think that they are only carriers of a mutation and have no need for regular monitoring. The fact is that over 95% of women with Alport Syndrome have blood in the urine, so they have the disease. Although the risk of kidney failure is much lower in women with Alport Syndrome compared to men, there is a significant risk.

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Definition & Facts for Kidney Stones

Kidney stones are hard, rock like bits of material that shape in either of your kidneys when abnormal amounts of specific minerals are in your pee. Kidney stones once in a while cause changeless harm if treated by a human services proficient. Kidney stones shift fit as a fiddle. They might be as little as […]

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Kidney Cancer (Renal Cell Cancer)

General Information About Renal Cell Cancer Key Points Renal cell growth is an infection in which threatening (disease) cells shape in tubules of the kidney. Smoking and abuse of certain torment medications can influence the danger of renal cell tumor. Indications of renal cell disease incorporate blood in the pee and a knot in the […]

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Kidney Disease- Kidney Cysts

A cyst is a liquid filled sac. You may get basic kidney cysts as you age; they are generally safe. There are likewise a few illnesses which cause kidney cysts. One write is polycystic kidney infection (PKD). It keeps running in families. In PKD, numerous cysts develop in the kidneys. This can develop the kidneys […]

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Your Kidneys and How They Work

What are the kidneys and what do they do? The kidneys are two bean-formed organs, each about the extent of a clench hand. They are just underneath the rib confine, one on each side of the spine. Consistently, the two kidneys channel around 120 to 150 quarts of blood to deliver around 1 to 2 […]

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Keep Your Kidneys Healthy -Catch Kidney Disease Early

Your kidneys aren’t very big—each is about the size of your fist—but they do important work. They keep you healthy by maintaining just the right balance of water and other substances inside your body. Unfortunately, if your kidneys start to malfunction, you might not realize it for a long while. Kidney disease usually doesn’t make […]

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Human Kidney Disease- Overview

You have two kidneys, each about the size of your fist. They are near the middle of your back, just below the rib cage. Inside each kidney there are about a million tiny structures called nephrons. They filter your blood. They remove wastes and extra water, which become urine. The urine flows through tubes called […]

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Kidney Market Information

Kidney Market Information

Buy A Kidney, Sell A Kidney. Sorry, but transacting kidneys is illegal except in Iran.

People are dying everyday because they suffer from End State Renal Disease (ESRD). The diagnosis of ESRD is when both kidneys have failed. In order to survive, the patient needs kidney dialysis or a transplant. The wait list for a transplant is over 4 years! Over 100,000 people are on a waiting list for a new kidney.

Organ trafficking is the buying and selling of kidneys, livers and other human organs. Listed below are prices of organs and kidneys sold on the black market.The cost to buy and sell a kidney and other organs are based upon open source documents. The organ trafficking facts were taken from news stories, medical publications and other public reports about the illegal organ trade. The amount of money that was paid for the organ or the money paid to the donor who sold the kidney is listed in U.S. Dollars

And do you know how much kidney dialysis treatment is for End State Renal Disease? Up to $100,000 per year per person

Another Fact: The world desperately needs donors, but the number of donors with ESRD is drastically decreasing.

What does all this mean?

It means that there is a huge shortage of kidneys and without donors, people are dying at an increasing rate.

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