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If you have had an organ transplant then you may want to also become a member of these communities if they are applicable to your condition to share your experience:
Diabetes and Kidney Community
Kidney Disorders Community
WebMD Diabetes Community
WebMD Hepatitis Community
WebMD Heart Disease Community

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Question bout kidney transplant/donors?
Can you still donate a kidney if your on Thyroid Medication? What is it that they look for when you want to...More
Posted by Harlee26
OMG HOW COULD THIS HAPPEN...
http://www.ktla.com/news/landing/ktla-usc-kidney-transplant-error,0,2910603.story?hpt=T2 HOW IN THE...More
DON'T TAKE YOUR ORGANS TO HEAVEN...HEAVEN KNOWS WE NEED THEM HERE !!
Posted by oldtiff47
Kidney transplant
I have recently received a kidney from my aunt (June 2, 2010) so far so good. only a minor complication. (I...More
Posted by An_224175
I KNEW IN MY HEART THEY WOULD DO THIS
I TOLD PAUL( HUSBAND OF 43+ YEARS) I HOPE THEY DONATED THE DARLING GIRLS ORGANS... READ THIS TODAY.... ...More
DON'T TAKE YOUR ORGANS TO HEAVEN...HEAVEN KNOWS WE NEED THEM HERE !!
Posted by oldtiff47
Tracking Events and Milestones in Life?
Hey there members! We're compiling a list of all the events and milestones that our members...More
Posted by Lainey_WebMD_Staff
Donating an Organ as a "Condition" to be Released ...
Hello community, Jamie and Gladys Scott release from prison raises an ethical issue. CBS...More
Posted by Lainey_WebMD_Staff
Does anyone know about finding matches for kidney ...
First my living donor was a blood match but a positive crossmatch. Which is not what we wanted. My...More
Posted by needinakidney

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Do You Know How Many People are Waiting for Transp...
Hello community, The United Network For Organ Sharing states that as of today" 110.166 candidates...More
Posted by Lainey_WebMD_Staff
double lung transplant
I have questions if there is a survivor out there
Posted by An_224174
bk virus?
my name is serena and i had a kidney transplant this july, (my step-brother donated his kidney) and i have...More
Posted by serena_77
Happy Holidays!
Hello community! I wish a very happy, warm and safe holidays! I hope you are surrounded by love,...More
Posted by Lainey_WebMD_Staff
kidney donor
My brother just asked my sister and I if we would consider donating a kidney to him. I haven't had the blood...More
Posted by mrmikeg
Future transplant
I had my right kidney and cancer tumor removed in 2009. My remaining kidney is only functioning at 20 - 30...More
Posted by oilseekr
Arizona Denies Transplants to Medicaid Patients
Cutting funds that causes people to die is no way to solve budget problems. That's what Arizona did when...More
Posted by bobsnewheart

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Do you oppose the Arizona decision to cut Medicaid payments for organ transplants?
  • Yes, absolutely
  • Yes, but I need more information
  • I'm not sure yet
  • No, we just can't afford the expense
  • No but I'd like more information
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liver transplant
I have a very good friend that,well I concider him to be a part of my family. Its been a year now that he has...More
Posted by nutty56
Chest Pain?
*Post heart transplant. So, I've had this aching pain in my chest wall for a while now. I thought it was...More
Posted by dearlucid
Email digests are back!
Don't get to your favorite boards every day? We're all busy, so sometimes it is nice to have your...More
Posted by Lainey_WebMD_Staff
Researching information: Liver transplant
How can I determine the mortality rate of liver transplant recipients with comorbidity. Informational...More
Posted by katie0873
Welcome Nansterdee
Hi there. I just saw your posts (I've been offline for a few days). Welcome to our little group. I just had...More
Posted by mrscora01
Anti viral drugs for liver transplant patient?
Does anyone know of an anti-viral drug for a liver transplant patient? Help greatly appreciated.More
Posted by dartmouthave
Adoptive vs Birth Family
Our only daughter, adopted by us and now 19, told us that she is going to be a kidney donor for her...More
Posted by Wondering497
Insomnia
I have been suffering from insomnia for the past couple months. I had a successful kidney transplant 4yrs...More
Posted by lgalvan10
new tattoos & donating a kidney,,,
would like to get a new tattoo but i plan on eventually donating a kidney. does anyone know the wwait...More
Posted by sweetlovagirl83
Generic drugs
There is a still quite a bit of controversy among docs about the use of generics for transplants. Apparently...More
Posted by mrscora01

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Would you use a generic Cellcept or Prograf?
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  • If my doctor agreed
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Does your pet have star power?
The WebMD Community wants to showcase our members' pets in their best Halloween garb in upcoming...More
Posted by Lainey_WebMD_Staff
Expansion of potential donors.
Here is an interesting article I received in a newsletter. In England they have just concluded a study where...More
Posted by mrscora01

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About Me: I'm a wife and a mom. Why I came to WebMD: To become a better informed health consumer. I'm a baby boomer facing the same chall...More

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