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When someone donates a kidney, what really happens to the adrenal gland sitting on top of the kidney?

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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology

In brief: Good question

Kidney donor gets to keep their adrenal gland.
Kidney recipient still has their adrenal glands ; thus does not require another ; donor doesn't need to give up one of theirs.

In brief: Good question

Kidney donor gets to keep their adrenal gland.
Kidney recipient still has their adrenal glands ; thus does not require another ; donor doesn't need to give up one of theirs.
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