Pancreas transplantation

What is Pancreas transplantation?

A pancreas transplant is an organ transplant that involves implanting a healthy pancreas into a person who usually has diabetes.

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At the age of 5 (now 35) I was juvenile diabetic (type 1). In May 2006 I started dialysis due to renal failure . During that time I was about 20-25...

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The kidney transplantation operation is going to take place to my brother(age 26) soon.My mother(age 46) is the donor for him. What will be his...

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hi,.....first of all congrats to you and your brother for getting a kidney transplant soon...well, as far as anti rejection tablets or as they are...

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Is there any permanent solution to this diabetes that I am suffering from the age of 49 from the past 6 years I have tried a lot of medicines and...

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Anyone who has type 1 diabetes needs insulin therapy to survive.
All other treatments remain as Investigational treatments
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