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Kidney Transplant

My aunts age is 50 yrs. approx. and as per Doctors, her both kidneys have damaged 90%. We want kidney transplant. Can you suggest if there is any donor bank for this.
Asked On : Tue, 16 Feb 2010
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Nephrologist 's  Response
I can understand your concern,but there is no such thing existing as it is not possible to preserve the kidney beyond a certain point.
Secondly the answer lies with you as the best donors are the close relatives of the patient.
THere are other options like exchange/swap donation, cadaver donation,so do not get disheartened & make all out efforts for the options mentioned.
Lastly a word of strong caution for you to not fall in a trap to get a kidney on sale or other such advertisements.
Best Of Luck
Answered: Sun, 28 Jul 2013
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Nephrologist Dr. Ashwinikumar Khandekar's  Response
There is no such thing as "Donor Bank" anywhere in the World. It is illegal to advertise for kidney donation and a commercial donation in India is illegal. There is severe punishment for the same.

I hope this forum is good and it is a job of specialists like us to make sure wrong messages do not spread !!
Answered: Wed, 23 Nov 2011
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  User's Response
hi. I am T K Saithalavi Koya. i would like to give one of my kidney for the person who is in real need. my blood group is B+. call me on 9916124541. i am from Bangalore, India. from other countries call me +919916124541
Answered: Mon, 9 May 2011
  User's Response
hi , my brother want o+ kidney plsssssss contact if any donor is willing to give
Answered: Mon, 9 May 2011
  Anonymous's Response
hai this is srinu . i want sale my kidney imediatley . blood b+ age 27 old . i am fasing of so many financial problems . so please any body help me. i am allredy cheking my kidney function testing report. is good condition .so please please any body wanted kidney please call me imediatley . see my reports .srinukidney@yahoo.in, pass: 9866649604 please any body help me .mail me:: sri_mobile@yahoo.com pass:; 9866649604 call: 9866649604
Answered: Fri, 30 Jul 2010
  User's Response
hi this is Manish here. my blood group is b+ and i can donote one of my kidney but for that i have some clauses. if you agree to accept that then you can call me at 8010604936
Answered: Tue, 27 Jul 2010
  User's Response
hi im tom my blood group is O+, healthy sports man i like to donate it but i have some financial problems if u can help me u can contact me at tom_hijam@yahoo.co.in new delhi
Answered: Sun, 21 Nov 2010
  User's Response

keep posting your problem and the blood group and you might get help from some forums like this. 

My cousin's mother had got similar problme and he found this forum where he could find a donor. He is actually happy with what has happened.

Answered: Wed, 17 Feb 2010
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