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Episodes The living-kidney donation option

Medical illustration of living kidney donation

The living-kidney donation option
June 24, 2020

While 6,000 people chose living-kidney donation in 2018, experts say the pool of potential donors is still untapped. Educating would-be donors and recipients about the advantages of living donation is key.

Dr. Mikel Prieto, a Mayo Clinic transplant surgeon, discusses the living kidney donation option.