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How can I be sure I will get the right kidney for me

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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Kidney transplant

Obtain the best medical care you can find.
Research the best hospitals and study their statistics for kidney transplant. Google kidney transplant and follow the trail to obtain more information.

In brief: Kidney transplant

Obtain the best medical care you can find.
Research the best hospitals and study their statistics for kidney transplant. Google kidney transplant and follow the trail to obtain more information.
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Dr. Albert Pizzo
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Dr. John Hammes
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Living donor

Sounds like you need kidney transplant.
Important to have good center (data on survival at srtr.Org) ; best kidney is living related, then living unrelated, then cadaver with 6 ag match. You have to ensure that transplant center has done appropriate eval of both you and donor kidney.

In brief: Living donor

Sounds like you need kidney transplant.
Important to have good center (data on survival at srtr.Org) ; best kidney is living related, then living unrelated, then cadaver with 6 ag match. You have to ensure that transplant center has done appropriate eval of both you and donor kidney.
Dr. John Hammes
Dr. John Hammes
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