Organ Transplants

From finding a donor to preparing for surgery to understanding what happens after you leave the hospital, start here to better understand organ transplants.
From finding a donor to preparing for surgery to understanding what happens after you leave the hospital, start here as you seek a potentially life-saving organ transplant.
Person with graft versus host disease meets with doctor
How Graft-Versus-Host Disease Is Treated
A CT scan of one of many tests that may be used to diagnose GvHD
How Graft-Versus-Host Disease Is Diagnosed
Woman showing transplant scars.
Stomach or Multivisceral Transplant: Donor Selection, Surgery, and Recovery
Woman with pill and glass of water
Immunosuppressants: Uses, Side Effects, Precautions
Surgeon performs face transplant surgery in an operating room
Face Transplant: Donor Selection, Surgery, and Recovery
Team of surgeons performing surgery in the operating room
Head Transplant: Donor Selection, Surgery, and Recovery
liver disease and the MELD score
MELD Score: Uses, Side Effects, Procedure, Results
Neurosurgeons opening the cranium during an operation
Brain Cell Transplants: Donor Selection, Surgery, and Recovery
Doctor and nurse talking to patient in hospital
Penis Transplant Donor Selection, Surgery, and Recovery
Stem cell transplant infusion
Autologous Stem Cell Transplant: Procedure and Recovery
Surgeons performing surgery in operating room
Kidney Transplant: Donor Selection, Surgery, and Recovery
Anatomy of the human heart
Understanding Heart Transplants
Surgeons
Pancreas Transplant: Donor Selection, Surgery, and Recovery
Female doctor showing digital tablet to patient
Uterus Transplant: Donor Selection, Surgery, and Recovery
Emily Fennell, UCLA's first hand-transplant recipient
Hand Transplant: Donor Selection, Surgery, and Recovery
bioprinting
Bioprinting: What It Is and How It’s Used in Medicine
Human eye Human eye. Close-up of a mans eye.
Correcting Eye Problems Surgically
Asset management/Stethoscope on money
Paying for Organ Transplant Surgery
waiting on phone
Organ Transplant Waiting List Patient Requirements
Blood vessels and kidneys, artwork
Top 6 Single-Organ Transplants
Doctor and X-Ray
Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL) After Organ Transplantation
Senior couple running in park
Seniors as Kidney Donors and Transplant Recipients
Hand holding kidney model on white background
How to Get on a Kidney Transplant Waiting List
woman with medical bracelet
What You Need to Know About Organ Transplants
Depression and Surgery Image
How to Cope After Organ Transplant Surgery
Running through the pain
Bone Loss and Fractures After Organ Transplantation
Reminder of the importance of being an organ donor
Understanding and Preventing Organ Transplant Rejection
Man comforting female patient recovering in hospital bed
How to Donate an Organ to a Friend or Family Member
High Angle View Of Person During Bone Marrow Donation
Bone Marrow Transplant: Donor Selection, Surgery, and Recovery
Surgeons performing surgery in operating room
Lung Transplant: Donor Selection, Surgery, and Recovery
Support Group
The 8 Best Transplant Support Groups of 2021