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Kidney transplant for HCV patient, kindly suggest

Hi, Is it OK to do kidney transplant , if infected with HCV
Asked On : Wed, 5 May 2010
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Nephrologist 's  Response
Yes, it is ok. One needs to treat HCV before the Transplant. Let me know things as of Nov 2011. Can discuss further.
Answered: Wed, 23 Nov 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Bharath HS's  Response
The donor should not have the HCV infection as it can lead to Hepatitis C infection to the recipient. So transplant wont be accepted from an infective donor.
Answered: Thu, 24 Jun 2010
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