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Were you a member of our Forum on http://TransplantBuddies.com

No


Where did you hear about Transplant Friends?

Google search


Are You Male or Female?

Male


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

IgA nephropathy (a type of chronic kidney disease)


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

Kidney


Drugs, vitamins, favorite foods

Tacsant, Prednisolone, Myfortic


How many years have you had your Transplant for?

Since June 17, 2014


I am Interested in Transplant Friends because...

I'm a transplant recepient and would like to connect with others.


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

MIOT hospital, Chennai, India


Share how your transplant experience changed your life?

I feel great! It's a drastic change from life on dialysis. All the tiredness, muscle pain, etc. that I experienced disappeared right after the surgery. I feel like I've acquired super strength now.


Share whatever information you want us to know about you

I was diagnosed of Stage 3 or 4 IgA Nephropathy in August 2013. My condition was stable (at creatinine 2.6) for 4-5 months on Cellcept. Then it started declining rapidly and creatinine level reached 11 by April 2014 and I was on dialysis after that until my aunt gifted me a chance to have a new life on June 17th, 2014.


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

Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India


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  • Oh my goodness!  Thank you so much for pointing that out.  I learned something new, thank you :)

  • Thank you GameBoy but that search box is for Google.  I was looking for a search box for the forums.

  • GB  in the USA ,  you can write a leter to your donor,  95% of tx in USA are annoymus , but you get a chance to respond to your donor , if the Family responds you get a chance to know of your donor , age maybe able to even connect with the donor's family ...

  • Greetings and Welcome to Transplants Friends. And try to join us in the chat room Saturdays and Sundays at 3 pm EST / 1 2pm PST. Take care.

  • Greetings

    Welcome to Transplant Friends!

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