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    Kidney Transplant

    Kidney Transplant

    Transplanted kidney

    During kidney transplant surgery, a healthy kidney (donor kidney) replaces your own diseased kidneys, which may or may not be removed.

    By Healthwise Staff
    Primary Medical Reviewer E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
    Specialist Medical Reviewer Tushar J. Vachharajani, MD, FASN, FACP - Nephrology
    Last Revised May 8, 2013

    Last Revised: May 8, 2013

    Author: Healthwise Staff

    Medical Review: E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Tushar J. Vachharajani, MD, FASN, FACP - Nephrology

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