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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May 19, 2020

Transplant Team or Local Provider: Who Do I Call for Medical Advice?

By Kristin Eggebraaten, Relations Coordinator @keggebraaten
Once you embark on the transplant journey, you will find yourself intricately connected to your transplant team. From pre-transplant visits to yearly follow-ups after transplant, you might feel like you see your transplant care team more than you see your extended family. At many transplant centers including programs at Mayo [...]
Transplant Team or Local Provider: Who Do I Call for Medical Advice?
May 5, 2020

Diversity Among Organ Donors

By Olivia White, Marketing Specialist @oliviawhite
On the national waiting list for organ transplant, multicultural patients make up a large percentage of the waiting list. These communities are in great need of organ and tissue donors. When it comes to solid organ donation a few things are used as criteria to determine an organ ‘match’. [...]
Diversity Among Organ Donors
Apr 21, 2020

Using the Mayo Clinic App

By Olivia White, Marketing Specialist @oliviawhite
Whether you are a caregiver or a transplant recipient, having the ability to quickly communicate with the transplant care team is important. Some larger medical facilities have online portals and apps for your smart phone to help streamline your access to medical care and your health records. The Mayo Clinic [...]
Using the Mayo Clinic App
Apr 7, 2020

National Donate Life Month

By Olivia White, Marketing Specialist @oliviawhite
April is National Donate Life Month. This year looks different than past years. Most of us are at home and all in-person celebrations have been cancelled. This is not how we all pictured 'celebrating' Donate Life month. However, COVID-19 doesn't take away our ability to celebrate - to honor [...]
National Donate Life Month
Mar 26, 2020

Specific Information about COVID-19 for Transplant Patients

By Kristin Eggebraaten, Relations Coordinator @keggebraaten
As COVID-19 spreads across the country, we know that this time is more stressful for transplant recipients than others. After all, your transplant centers have been telling you for years that you are at a higher risk for illness and infection and you should avoid contact with anyone who is [...]
Specific Information about COVID-19 for Transplant Patients

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