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Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Ask the doctor,...: What you reported-24 hrs-could be still normally expected although we like to see the transplanted kidney starts to make urine right away. So, I am qu ... Read More

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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Flechner
45 years experience Urology
Need a Tx Center: You need to be evaluated by the transplant team at an approved transplant center. They will go over the process and describe what is required to be ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Cohen
27 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Rarely; and unfortunately yes. There are cases where an organ does not form properly; or form at all(called agenesis) which may require transplantati ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Flechner
45 years experience Urology
Renal failure alone: Anyone with permanent renal failure that has the mental and physical capacity to adhere to the medical regimen required to keep the kidney functioning ... Read More
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A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Yes waiting list : Has to wait till donor is available from the waiting list just like lost time, unless family member willing to donate the kidney, then it can be done ... Read More
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Dr. Reginald Gohh
30 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Unclear: Kidney transplant recipients are maintained on immunosuppressive therapy and are increased risk of infections and malignancies. Previous asbestos exp ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jason Cogdill
16 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Can be healthy: Whether you are the donor or recipient you will need to heal first. A kidney transplant requires an abdominal incision. This opening needs to fully he ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. PHILLIP KIM
14 years experience General Practice
No: Diabetes has a host of related issues. But if the kidneys are damaged due to uncontrolled blood glucose, any new kidney would be predisposed as well.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
26 years experience Urology
Burn with urination: The stent usually causes some urinary frequency and urgency. Once the stent is removed, these symptoms quickly resolve.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Veeraish Chauhan
13 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Usually: No functional nerve supply is established immediately after transplant. That is why transplanted kidneys that are infected often do not hurt. Anatomic ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francisco R. Rodriguez
8 years experience Urology
Kidney transplant: Diabetes is still present so your new kidney is not inmune to its effects.
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Dr. Eric Umbreit
13 years experience Urology
Can be normal: After removing a stent following ureteroscopy, it may feel like a "stone" is still there. This usually resolves within 48 hours and is a result of swe ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Number of kidneys: Each person receiving a kidney transplant receives only one kidney a piece from a donor who has died. A cadaver's kidneys go to two separate people in ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. John Fung
Dr. John Fung answered
38 years experience General Surgery
Assuming : Assuming that your mother did not have chronic renal disease going into surgery, then the prognosis for recovery of kidney function will depend on the ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Flechner
45 years experience Urology
Depends on location: You need to discuss this with the social service department at your local transplant center. There are specific requirements depending on your locati ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Buehner
39 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: your renal function are more or less on the border. a good GFR should be >60 and serum creatinine normal depends on your lab. My lab normal sCr i ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
38 years experience Radiology
It may: Sit in the kidney and never cause damage. However, if the stone obstructs the urine draining from the kidney and doesn't pass it can, over time, cause ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roscoe Nelson
27 years experience Urology
It's not: Only blood in, out and urine out are connected. Kidney does not need nerve.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Naguib
39 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Hard to tell, but...: The kidney surgery probably does not relate to pleural effusion. But any surgery is usually accompanied by IV fluids. You need to wonder whether your ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Francisco R. Rodriguez
8 years experience Urology
Hydronephrosis: Hydronephrosis of pregnancy is physiologic and normal. Unless you are having symptoms, it will resolve after delivery within a few weeks.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Difficult case: Need to get salvage therapy.Option would be salvage with a second allo transplant ( myeloablative or reduced intensity) or donor lymphocyte infusion ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Orr
43 years experience Surgical Oncology
Minor postop pain: Usually well selected donors (i am assuming you mean living donors) have few complications. The amount of liver removed typically regrows and the per ... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Recovery?: You best resource for the answer to your question is the nephrologist (n) taking care of you. The questions to ask your n are: do you have acute renal ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steve Montoya
46 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Kidney stones: For a short time to allow healing.
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