Answers in 'Transplant surgery'
10cm cyst causes pain on right side. I have a renal transplant same side. Should I have it removed?
7wk son has bili total of 8.1. His direct is 1.0. Normal stool and urine. Hida scan Monday. What are chances of biliary atresia?
Are there additional risks associated with taking lsd post kidney transplant ?
Azathioprine for arthritis 100 mg one time a day. Now I have boils all over my body lose stools that just runs out of my body this stuff makes me sick?
At what stage liver transplant is not a possibility for a liver cancer patient?
Are there types of mold that can make me sick?
A friend is doing stem cell transplant.Was told will inject some to body & some to pancreas.Doing for diabetes though not in insulin.Is it safe.help?
Can a kidney transplant give u heart problems or the medication im on give me heart problems?
Can I get an infection from a mosquito bite?
Can I catch hypothermia in warm weather?
Can babies get sunburned?
Can having a kidney transplant cause heart problems?
Can the cretanine level of 1.5 be lowered with medicine, lifestyle changes, diet changes with anything.Please help. Thanks?
CIN 1 after positive for HPV high risk 6 months ago.Immunocompromissed due Liver transplant, hbp and CKD stage 3. Prognosis and possible treatment?
Can you recommend a facility close to Saginaw, Michigan that does lung transplants on pts @age 76? Thank you!
Does sea water have things in it that can make me or my kids sick?
Does primary biliary cirrhosis cause liver hemangioma?
For how long do people with end stage cystic fibrosis usually survive after a lung transplant?
Got a tattoo had a kidney transplant 4 years ago was it okay to get one?
Hi Dr. Ebner, my name is Sofia Harootunian. I am your patient at the Gilbert offices. I have pemphigus vulgaris and you prescribed Mycophenolate 500mg?
How long can I go without my Rapamune, cellcept, and prednisone before I would expect to experience symptoms of kidney transplant rejection?
Hi. Can a person loose their qualifications for a kidney transplant if they are diagnosed with a mental illness such as depression and anxiety?
Husband has chest hemodialysis catheter and went swimming last night without waterproof bandage over exit site. is this ok?
How can someone get on the list for a second lung transplant? I know it is very rare, but is there anything that can be done?
Hi, I'm 18 years old and i have vitiligo. I have the focal type and it's been been stable for 8 months. Can i go under melanocyte transplantation?
How would i know if my kidney has rejected?
How long does it take to get sunburned?
How long do I have to boil water for it to be safe to drink?
How can I stop my heart from racing after being scared?
How can I recover emotionally from a hurricane disaster?
How many survive staying in hurricanes?
Hi I'm on azathioprine for colitis....recently noticed 8 new flat freckles on the sole of my left foot.....what the chances of it being plantar melano?
How common is it for people with chronic hepatitis C to need a liver transplant?
Hello, I have 6% kidndy function. started dialysis yesterday with Creatine 11.36. Today creatine is 6. Should I be worried?
Had double kidney transplant 4Yrs ago have now swelling of Lleg should I consult nefrologist?
Had double lung transplant 6mo ago, on pred and tacrolimus. Doc thinks tac causing folliculitis. I'm 34, feel 15, skin awful. Which products best?
If someone receives a liver transplant, and the liver functions but the recipient soon dies, can the organ be transplanted again in someone else?
I'm taking cellcept and i asked my Rheumi if i could take biotin and she said no. I'm experiencing a lot of hair loss and it's depressing. ?
I was told that pleurodesis makes lung transplant very difficult for cf patients. Is that true?
I want donate my kidney to my father and his doctor say hi can't have operation any more hi had sugary heart 3years ago?
If someone is very frail, would they be able to withstand a liver transplant surgery? What are some of the signs that someone is too frail?
I am a type 2 diabetic, kidney transplant patient. I have a severe sunburn on the front of my legs. swelling, turning purple, pins and needles ?
I have been told to stop my Azathioprine treatment as it caused painful nodes all over my leg and feet, what other medicine will I be given for chrons?
I am on azathioprine and I just got lumpy blood in my stool today, i'm a little worried, before this I have been having bad stomach pain.
I started 75mg Azathioprine this week and I have started to get painful red lumps on my leg and knee. I am unable to move around and walk around.
Is it safe to take s adenosylmethionine if you have had a renal transplant. My kidney is function fine.
I have had a kidney transplant 3 years ago and I suffer with osteoarthritis and I would like to take s -adenosylmethionine as I can't take Nsaids will?
I went over seas which is a 3 hour time difference i hopped off the plane went through customs then all of a sudden felt dizzy like i was gonna faint ?
I had kidney transplant 1 yr bfr. Afr tat i got big belly. To reduce tat can i take warm water n lemon in empty stomach.. my cre 1.4 n urea 37?
I am in hospital w::A "gram+ bacillus" sepsis..6::8 blood culture bottles are +. Caused by a dirty cut then severe cellulitis. I have heart vegetation from it they say. Also on CellCept. Can you educate me on whats the significance of heart vegetation?
I have CVID and mixed connective tissue disease. My Immunologist has me on Immuran, Remicade as well as Immunoglobulin therapy, really?
I have for years taken mycophenolate mofetil (1 gram per day) and prednisone (10 mgs per day alternating with 15 mg per day) for Myasthenia Gravis. I?
I have sle and bn diagnosed with colitis.
Start mesalamine ,have to stop my cellcept. Will my lupus flare? What would happen if I don't take mesalamin
Is you donate a kidney can you live a normal life like before you donated the kidney?
In vasculitis treatment, what is treatment with Cellcept intended to improve? (ie joint::Muscle pain, GI issues, lessen blood in urine, petechia etc)
I saw my internist for skin cysts that turn into boils, burst, shrink, and then reform again. They often form open tracks. She called them furnaces. They are on my breasts, jaw line, groin, and upper thighs. Can these be caused by CellCept?
I have to stay in a shelter with lots of people. If someone has Zika, are we all going to catch it?
I have felt anxious since the news about the hurricane started. Will it go away on its own?
If someone gets hit on the head but not knocked out, should I try to keep them awake? How long?
If I’m working in the heat is it better to drink water or gatorade?
Is it ok to eat food from a refrigerator that has no power?
If I can’t get a splinter out will it get infected?
If we can do organ transplants, can we do bone transplants?
I really want a tattoo, but I have a transplanted kidney with these medications, could there be a possibility of rejecting ink? How dangerous is it?
If I'm having liver pain with Hepatitis B, fatigue, orange urine, dizziness, chills, is that normal or do I need a transplant?? The pain is always
I'm considering kidney donation. Are there long-term risks?
I'm 22 years old with a scar across my abdomen from a kasai procedure that was done a few days after birth. I had biliary atresia. It now hurts. Why?
If the underlying cause of nonalcoholic bridging fibrosis in the liver is found, will I still eventually need a liver transplant?