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what are the changes of survival of receiving a kidney/lung transplant?

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Dr. Fernando Torres
Pulmonology 27 years experience
Tough to say: Nicholas, the survival of the lung/kidney transplant is going to be driven by the survival of the lung transplant. But, the overall survival is probably lower than if you only needed a lung transplant, just because of the underlying process causing the need for a renal transplant in addition of the lung transplant.

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