Advances in technology and understanding of immunology have made organ transplant a reality. Here are the 6 most commonly transplanted organs.
A pancreas transplant is sometimes warranted in people with poorly-controlled type 1 diabetes. Here's what to know about this complex procedure.
Do you or a loved one need an organ transplant? Find out what you need to know about organ transplant surgery.
To understand organ transplant rejection you should understand how the immune system can help us and harm us. Can the risk of rejection be decreased?
A kidney transplant is a major procedure. Here's what to know if you need a new kidney and how to get on the transplant waiting list.
People with end-stage heart failure may be eligible for a heart transplant. Learn what happens before, during, and after this life-saving procedure.
Finding support can help you cope with the challenges of an organ transplant. We reviewed the support groups, so you can connect with others who care.
Stomach transplant usually done along with other digestive system organs to treat short bowel syndrome. Reviewed by our board-certified surgeons.
Post-transplant patients are at increased risk for severe COVID-19, and it may take longer for them to recover from the illness.
Find out which diseases indicate that a liver transplant may be necessary, and what's involved in receiving a donated organ and undergoing surgery.
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