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|Doctors tell man he has four kidneys by webaplanet(m): 12:10pm On Dec 31, 2012|
One Chinese man found out that he has not just two, but four kidneys. )
A man who needed treatment for kidney stones found out that he has more kidneys than usual.
A 30-year-old man surnamed Chen from Huangshi, Hubei Province was told by his doctor that he has kidney stones in September, reported people.com.cn.
He was sent to a hospital in Daye to get treatment for the kidney stones, but further examination revealed that he had a few kidneys too many, wrote Global Times Doctors told Chen that he has not two, but four fully functional and healthy kidneys..
“I had no idea I had so many kidneys,” Chen said, according to local media.
Double kidneys occur in approximately 1% of the population, according to PubMed. People born with extra kidneys often won’t even realize it.
Niaz Ahmad, a transplant surgeon at St James’s University Hospital in Leeds, told The Guardian that it’s rare for additional kidneys to be fully formed. “One in a million is probably about right,” Ahmad said to the newspaper.
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|Re: Doctors tell man he has four kidneys by pDude(m): 8:56pm On Dec 31, 2012|
No dulling o! If he can sell 3 of them, na money be dat o!
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