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Please help! what is the procedure for kidney transplant?

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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology

In brief: Inserting new kidney

Healthy kidney obtained from a cadaver or live donor who is as close as possible to being a perfect tissue match to proposed recipient.
Kidney is inserted into recipient by joining arteries ; veins of donor kidney to those of recipient ; donor ureter to recipient bladder. See diagram. Recipient then requires medication to try ; prevent recipient's body fro rejecting this new ; foreign organ.

In brief: Inserting new kidney

Healthy kidney obtained from a cadaver or live donor who is as close as possible to being a perfect tissue match to proposed recipient.
Kidney is inserted into recipient by joining arteries ; veins of donor kidney to those of recipient ; donor ureter to recipient bladder. See diagram. Recipient then requires medication to try ; prevent recipient's body fro rejecting this new ; foreign organ.
Dr. George Klauber
Dr. George Klauber
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