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transplant center in San Antonio Texas

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Share - which illness led up to you needing a transplant?

I found out I had end stage liver disease on July 2013 and had a liver transplant on July 22, 2014 by living donor which was my only son.

Which Organ(s) did you receive? If you are on the waiting list, please share.

I got a liver transplant from my son who came from new york

Drugs, vitamins, favorite foods

chocolate cake and tacos. I take prograf and about a million other prescription to prevent rejection

How many years have you had your Transplant for?

I am going on 2 years post liver transplant

I am Interested in Transplant Friends because...

I am interested in knowing what others have faced with this issue and how the outcome of it turned out. I wanted to see if there were any side effects of the medicines.

Which Transplant Center has or will perform your life saving surgery?

University Health Systems in San Antonio

Share how your transplant experience changed your life?

It has made me realize that my life is better by becoming more patient and that I have to do what is right to be happy and as healthy as I can.

Share whatever information you want us to know about you

Since my liver transplant I found out this year that I am in 4th stage kidney disease.

Share your interests and hobbies

I love reading, crocheting, learning. I have always wanted to be a doctor but circumstances beyond my control have not permitted me to do that;

What Part of The World Do you Live? Feel free to share city, state, country

Andrews, Texas USA

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  • Hello Ermelinda

    Welcome to Transplants Friends and bless your son for donating.  I hope you are well.

  • Greetings and Welcome to Transplants Friends, Ermelinda.

  • Welcome Ermelinda  to Transplant Friends!

    Thank you for joining!!

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