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After a successful kidney transplant, could you still have kidney disease?

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Dr. Veeraish Chauhan
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
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In brief: Depends

Technically, anyone with a kidney transplant is considered to have kidney disease (called ckd, stage t).
However, how well or how long a transplanted kidney lasts depends on a lot of donor and the recipient's risk factors, medications used, age, etc.

In brief: Depends

Technically, anyone with a kidney transplant is considered to have kidney disease (called ckd, stage t).
However, how well or how long a transplanted kidney lasts depends on a lot of donor and the recipient's risk factors, medications used, age, etc.
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