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Could I be excluded from receiving a new kidney?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Tarek Naguib
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

If you cannot tolerate a surgery like bad heart condition or cannot tolerate immunosuppression like bad infection condition or cannot be reliable taking your medications like people who have drug or alcohol problems or simply can't afford it since they are likely to reject without reliable meds intakes.
Also, if your blood carries lots of antibodies against potential transplant organs.

In brief: Yes

If you cannot tolerate a surgery like bad heart condition or cannot tolerate immunosuppression like bad infection condition or cannot be reliable taking your medications like people who have drug or alcohol problems or simply can't afford it since they are likely to reject without reliable meds intakes.
Also, if your blood carries lots of antibodies against potential transplant organs.
Dr. Tarek Naguib
Dr. Tarek Naguib
Thank
Dr. Abdul Khan
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis

In brief: Multiple factors

This is a very general question.
The short answer is yes. Work with you transplant doctors to get answers to specific questions.

In brief: Multiple factors

This is a very general question.
The short answer is yes. Work with you transplant doctors to get answers to specific questions.
Dr. Abdul Khan
Dr. Abdul Khan
Thank
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