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    my dad and dialysis complications and kidney transplant
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    ninigood72 posted:
    Hello,
    My dad is currently on dialysis and recently he has experienced some complications such as: TIA's and is now on cumadin and heparin drip.i addition, the cardiologist stated he has water around his heart (which he has before and a valve calcifciation.

    I am a concerned daughter who is suppost to go down to Mayo clinic in 3 weeks to be evaluated to be his donor. Does anyone know if he is still candidate for transplant with this new complication??

    sigh--trying to remain hopeful
    aline
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    mrscora01 responded:
    I replied to your post on the transplant exchange. Hope your center gives you both the go ahead.

    Cora
     
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    Haylen_WebMD_Staff responded:
    Best of luck to you and your father! Staying hopeful is important for both of you.

    Cora, thank you for answering in the Organ Transplant Community ! Your input is always so valuable!

    Haylen


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