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Kidney transplantation

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What Is a Kidney Transplant?

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Kidney donation and transplant requirements

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Is a kidney transplant better than dialysis?

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Kidney Transplant Evaluation Process

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Caring for Your Incision After Your Kidney Transplant

Kidney transplantation or renal transplantation is the organ transplant of a kidney into a patient with end-stage renal disease. Kidney transplantation is typically classified as deceased-donor or living-donor transplantation depending on the source of the donor organ.
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    • History 

    • Indications 

    • Contraindications and requirements 

    • Sources of kidneys 

    • Compatibility 

    • Procedure 

    • Kidney-pancreas transplant 

    • Post operation 

    • Complications 

    • Prognosis 

    • In the U.S. health system 

    • Notable recipients