A 33-year-old member asked:
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How do I get a kidney transplant?

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Dr. Stuart Flechner
45 years experience in 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 wait listed for a kidney. One early suggestion, avoid any blood transfusions until you are evaluated. If you become sensitized from an elective blood transfusion, you may wait years or never receive a kidney.
Answered on Jul 24, 2013
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