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Is getting a kidney transplant right for you? The information here and what your transplant team gives you will help you learn more about:

  • what’s involved
  • the benefits of having a kidney transplant
  • if kidney transplant is right for you

There’s a lot of information. You and your family can come back to these pages as often as you want to learn about your kidne​​y transplant. You’ll also get more specific instructions and information from your kidney transplant team.

If you have questions that don’t get answered, write them down and talk to your transplant team. The more you know, the more prepared you’ll feel.

It’s important to know how your kidneys work and where your transplanted kidney will go. Be sure to read About your kidneys and transplant. ​​​​​

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