Kidney Transplant

Keep the faith… always

Posted On: April 12, 2018  By:
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As a patient of End Stage Kidney Disease, I have no idea what I am supposed to be undergoing. I undergo procedures about which no one has time to explain. Things happen…desperation takes over...and I’m shaken to the core.

Health Insurance & Organ Transplants

Posted On: November 4, 2016  By:
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The medical success of transplantation has not translated into benefit for most patients primarily because of limited organ availability and affordability of a transplant. Here is what is likely to happen and how you can insure yourself and get help.

Transplant Guide – An Aid To Organ Transplants

Posted On: April 29, 2016  By:
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Need an organ transplant and don't know where to start? ORGAN India is pleased to announce the launch of a Transplant Guide. An all-inclusive virtual handbook of transplant centres across India, along with related information a transplant patient may require.

Kidney Transplant – Misconceptions & Truths

Posted On: August 3, 2015  By:
Misconceptions & Truths of Kidney Transplant
Longevity and quality of life is far better after a transplant than on dialysis. But in India barely 2% of all patients undergo a kidney transplant. Lack of awareness, gender imbalances, & deterrence from some doctors all hamper the process.

Swap Transplants & How They Save Lives

Posted On: April 20, 2015  By:
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If you’ve been advised a kidney transplant and your donor is incompatible, there’s a ray of hope. A Swap Transplant could be your saviour. ASTRA is India’s first and only swap transplant registry where a recipient can look for paired donor exchange.