Category: Kidney transplant

Everything about pediatric kidney transplant

A kidney transplant is a surgical procedure that is performed to replace a diseased kidney with a healthy one. A healthy kidney may come from a deceased donor or from a living donor. Any individual or family member who is a good match may donate their kidney. Such transplants are called living transplant and the […]

Case Study: Couples from Different Backgrounds Donate Kidney in ‘Triple SWAP’ Saving Three Lives

For a kidney transplant, it is a prerequisite to have a donor who has the same blood group as the patient. If the blood group of the patient and donor doesn’t match then a kidney transplant cannot be performed. There are many cases where patients have to go through a long struggle in order to […]