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Life Expectancy of Patient after Kidney Transplant

2014-10-05 14:32

Life Expectancy of Patient after Kidney TransplantKidney transplant is a common cure method for End Stage Renal Disease, it can prolong patient’s life span and improve their life quality greatly, so many patients choose it as their treatment method. But everything has two sides, before you accept kidney transplant, you need to do some home work first.

Kidney transplant can help patients to get out of dialysis and restore the kidney function, thus to improve the life quality greatly and patients don’t need to worry about those complications caused by dialysis. For patients who have accepted this operation, they can enjoy the rest of their life.

Disadvantages of kidney transplant

If you want to accept this operation, you need to meet two conditions: money and matched kidney. For this operation need large amount of money, so many patients have to give up it. Some patients may have enough money but they can not find the matched kidney.

The above situation are based on the successful operation, if your new kidney has rejection reaction, things get even more complicated. It may lead to kidney failure again, so in order to sustain life patients need to dialysis or wait for another new kidney. So before you make the choice, do think about it first.

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