On average, kidney transplant recovery time is about six weeks. But this timeline is different for everyone, depending on your overall health and other factors. If you’re about to undergo surgery, here’s what you need to know about recovery.
Cleveland Clinic has pioneered the use of augmented reality (AR) in face transplantation. Discover how 3D holographic images guided surgeons through a total face transplant.
Discover how a total face transplant in 2017 is helping a young woman whose injury robbed her of vision, speech, and the ability to swallow, chew and breathe through her nose.
Medical experts are testing uterus transplantation as a treatment for UFI. Here’s how the field is advancing through clinical trials.
A baby girl born last month at Cleveland Clinic was the first baby in North America delivered by a mother who received a uterus transplant from a deceased donor. Take a closer look at how uterus transplant works.
By Bret Lashner, MD Just the thought of a fecal transplant – of transplanting fecal matter from one person into another – may make a lot of people think, “ick.” It’s an uncomfortable idea. But consider that a fecal microbiota transplant can help people with stubborn, unhealthy gut flora. These are people struggling with recurring … Read More
Learn how living liver donation can save lives, especially when time is critical. Get tips for discussing this topic with your inner circle as well as social media connections.
Becoming an organ donor is easy — and donation can positively impact more than 80 people.
Get the latest info on lobe size and selection for living liver donation, including requirements for children. Learn more about how to qualify to donate and what’s involved in the recovery process.
By getting a genetic test for complement 3 glomerulopathy (C3G), you can discover the likelihood of passing on the disease while identifying potential treatments. A nephrologist explains how it works.