Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Facts You Should Know About Nephrology And Transplantation


As it is mentioned in Nephrology journal searched and proved that Nephrology is a medical discipline that covers all the treatment diagnosis, and management of kidney diseases. Most of the disorders are kidney stones and kidney failure which is commonly happening. Nephrology also includes complete care for kidney diseases and all other illnesses and conditions, such as hypertension and diabetes.

Kidney Transplant

According to the Nephrology journal and Urology have a complete kidney transplant program, with that both autologous and cadaveric transplants is also performed. It has been known as first organ transplant and it is registered in India. It is also mentioned that invasive surgery for renal donors is also performed.

The severe infection control practices, immunosuppressive protocols and proactive vigil for complications and their cause management make the service a huge success. The Transplant should be done when a patient is healthy enough to handle the pain. Doctors analyzes, integrates and addresses the condition of a patient. There are so many doctors who have performed this transplants.
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Types of kidney transplants performed

  • Cadaveric renal transplantation
  • Cadaver-donor kidney transplantation
  • Living donor kidney transplants

What is a kidney transplant?

A kidney transplant is a process in which doctors will place kidney to any person's body through a surgery. This transplant is done to that person who has kidney problems. There are so many people who are suffering from kidney issues. When kidney doesn't function properly and started to affect the body than kidney transplant is necessary.
Living organ transplantation.


In the old times, people phase shortage of organs knows it has led to an increasing number of organ donations by living people. The most common organ which is getting donated nowadays is a kidney.

As per the Transplantation journal it has proved the range of live donor kidney transplants has been increasing. 956 live donor kidney transplanted in the end of the year 2015.
When a patient needs a kidney transplant surgery, the doctors will prefer the family members to donate the kidney, if any family members kidney did not match with the patient that only the doctors will look for someone who is an outsider.Because the family can provide the best match. The doctors prefer to take the kidney from living people who simply want to donate a kidney but not to any particular person.

Some donors will do it for their selfishness and some donors will do it for their need. Sometimes when Patients friends or relative wants to donate a kidney, sometimes it happens that there tissue is not compatible with the patient. When doctors will find a compatible kidney for the patient.

According to the transplantation journal later it was mentioned that people started donating Kidneys, heart, liver, lungs, pancreas, small bowel, corneas, heart valves and bone can also be donated to any patient. Most of the times patients are preferred first when it comes to any organ transplantation. Apart from all the organs skin is also used to treat the patients with terrible burns.

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