To read information about kidney transplants click the links below.

What is a kidney transplant?

How long is the wait for a kidney?

How long does the transplant operation take?

What are the complications of transplantation?

How are kidneys allocated?

Kidney transplants from relatives and friends

Is kidney transplantation psychologically stressful?

What is transplant rejection?

What drugs are needed after transplantation?

Infection after transplantation

Diabetes after transplantation

Cancer after Kidney Transplantation

Blood pressure, cholesterol, heart disease & circulation problems

Skin care in renal transplant patients

Sexual problems following a transplant

Are work and a normal life possible after a transplant?

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Living donor information

Living donor information

How do donors feel afterwards?

Reimbursement of living donor expenses

The National Kidney Federation cannot accept responsibility for information provided. The above is for guidance only. Patients are advised to seek further information from their own doctor.