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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Jul 29, 2019

July 2019 Program Summary Report Highlights

By Mayo Clinic Transplant Staff @mayoclinictransplantstaff
The Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients (SRTR) is a key resource for transplant patients and their caregivers. SRTR’s mission is to provide advanced statistical analyses on solid organ allocation and transplantation. The organization delivers on that mission by producing three key reports: an annual report, organ procurement organization-specific reports, and [...]
July 2019 Program Summary Report Highlights
Jul 23, 2019

Why Choose Mayo Clinic for Transplant Care?

By Kristin Eggebraaten, Relations Coordinator @keggebraaten
Many transplant centers in the United States are capable of providing transplant surgery and aftercare. Why would you choose Mayo Clinic for your transplant? The primary value of Mayo Clinic is “the needs of the patients come first”, and we feel this is the primary reason so many patients choose [...]
Why Choose Mayo Clinic for Transplant Care?
Jul 1, 2019

#MayoClinicRadio

By Barbara B Transplant Service Marketing @brotenbarbara
Have you heard? Mayo Clinic has a radio show and the podcasts are available for you to stream anywhere. With thousands of experts from Mayo Clinic campuses in Minnesota, Florida, Arizona and the Mayo Clinic Health System, “Mayo Clinic Radio” reaches listeners with an easy-to-understand, friendly approach. High interest topics [...]
#MayoClinicRadio
Jun 13, 2019

Kidney Paired Donation and the Mayo Clinic Experience - An Update

By Kristin Eggebraaten, Relations Coordinator @keggebraaten
Today almost 114,000 people are waiting for an organ transplant and over 94,000 of those are waiting for a kidney. Increasing the number of possible living donors and finding innovative ways to get more people transplanted are two of the best ways to reduce this waiting list. Paired donation kidney [...]
Kidney Paired Donation and the Mayo Clinic Experience - An Update
May 31, 2019

The Basics of Living Organ Donation

By Barbara B Transplant Service Marketing @brotenbarbara
In 2018 there were 29,680 deceased donor transplants and only 6,849 living donor transplants. Data from OPTN as of June 3, 2019. Our goal is to bring awareness to the public about living donation so we can help address the shortage of available organs. Living organ donation and transplantation was [...]
The Basics of Living Organ Donation

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