Things to Know About Kidney Transplant
  • 25 March, 2022

Things to Know About Kidney Transplant

Why is Kidney Transplantation Done?

Kidney transplant is one of the most common transplant surgeries. It is recommended for patients with kidney failure and no other treatment option for their disease.Kidney transplantation is a long-term solution for patients and is a surgery with a high success rate.
Kidney transplantation is necessary for patients with kidney failure. Patients on dialysis are asked their opinions about kidney transplantation. If the patient wants the transplant to take place, he is placed in the waiting queue and kidney transplant surgery is performed when a suitable donor is found. Factors that cause kidney failure and kidney transplant include:
  • - Hereditary anomalies
  • - Alcohol, drug consumption
  • - Overuse of drugs
  • - Chronic diseases
  • - Infection
  • - Thirst and dehydration