Transplant

Welcome to the Mayo Clinic Transplant page! Here you can learn about heart, liver, kidney, pancreas, lung, hand, face, and blood and bone marrow transplant, living donation, read articles from the Mayo Clinic team, patient stories and much more. Our transplant page is designed to bring relevant and informative transplant information directly to you.

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Jan 21, 2020

What to Expect as a Transplant Caregiver

By Kristin Eggebraaten, Relations Coordinator @keggebraaten
A caregiver can be many things. For transplant patients, the caregiver can be the difference between a successful transplant and a failed organ. Most transplant centers require patients to have a caregiver at all times throughout the process both pre- and post-transplant. Most centers also provide helpful tips and even [...]
What to Expect as a Transplant Caregiver
Jan 6, 2020

2019 Year In Review: Most Popular Posts

By Olivia White, Marketing Specialist @oliviawhite
Happy New Year! Even though we have dived straight into 2020, we wanted to take a minute to highlight some of the great topics we covered last year. In 2019, we talked about food safety, read touching patient stories, discussed what “transplant tourism” is, and met an expert. We covered [...]
2019 Year In Review: Most Popular Posts
Dec 10, 2019

Transplant Infographics

By Barbara B Transplant Service Marketing @brotenbarbara
Even before the Mayo Clinic Connect transplant blog started in October of 2016 we have been working to educate and empower transplant patients through various efforts. With many information avenues existing when looking for information on transplantation. Searching online can produce many web sites about transplant, living donation and healthy [...]
Transplant Infographics
Nov 19, 2019

Liver Transplant for Cholangiocarcinoma

By Kristin Eggebraaten, Relations Coordinator @keggebraaten
Mayo Clinic is one of the few centers in the United States that performs liver transplantation for cholangiocarcinoma (CCA). CCA is a cancer that forms in the slender tubes (bile ducts) that carry bile from the liver to the intestine. Cholangiocarcinoma obstructs the bile ducts and causes symptoms such as [...]
Liver Transplant for Cholangiocarcinoma
Oct 22, 2019

Transplant Food Safety

By Barbara B Transplant Service Marketing @brotenbarbara
As a transplant recipient, prioritizing your health and wellness is of great importance. What you eat and drink is one component of your overall health – and making sure these foods and beverages are safe for you to consume is equally as important. Good food safety and [...]
Transplant Food Safety

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