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Dr. Stuart Flechner
46 years experience Urology
Excellent 1 year: While it depends a bit on some co-morbidities of the recipients, recent analysis is that unadjusted heart graft survival at 1 year is 88%; 5 years 73% ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Layman
20 years experience Transplant Surgery
Yes, sort of: A larynx transplant is a type of vascularized composite allograft transplant. It puts a new larynx or voice box in you. The first was done in 1998 a ... Read More
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Dr. Jonathan Fridell
27 years experience General Surgery
Laryngeal transplant: The larynx can be transplanted in certain very select cases.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
3 - 4 hours: Is not a type of surgery to be rushed. Sometimes problems can be encountered which will prolong surgery, e.G if there are two renal arteries on the do ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
32 years experience General Surgery
Choices: Despite the difficulties, expense and hard work, you are much better off caring for your current organs with your diabetes. If you end up with damaged ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Probably 2-5 hours..: The surgical time of kidney transplant may highly vary depending upon team work, surgeon's experience and skill, anatomical variation of the transplan ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Khachikian
21 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: Yes initially after transplant surgery your vision may be worse. Depending on the type fo transplant it may take anywhere from 3-12 months to recover.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cosme Manzarbeitia
39 years experience General Surgery
Difficult to pinpoin: But mostly runs about 50, 000 to 60, 000, usually this is the reimbursement to hospitals.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
32 years experience General Surgery
Kidney transplant: The surgical procedure is 3 to 4 hours. However, getting onto a transplant list takes time. Waiting until an organ becomes available takes time. Recov ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Flechner
46 years experience Urology
Better than dialysis: Depends on the donor source and the age and existing co-morbiditeis of the recipient such as cardiovascular disease. The one year mortality after kid ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Lu
Dr. Allen Lu answered
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Many: Many patients have successfully undergone meniscus transplants with improvement in stability and protective knee function. While we do not know how we ... Read More

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