Kidney Swap

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The Kidney Exchange Program offers more patients access to a donor kidney. Call 310-267-6907 to learn more.

If you are a kidney donor, please contact the Living Donor Line at 866-672-5333.

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Paired Kidney Exchange / Paired Donor Exchange Transplantation (Kidney Swap)

What is a Kidney Swap?

If a donor and recipient have a different blood type, they can exchange their kidneys with another donor and recipient pair in a similar situation. This can also be done among three pairs.

Visit our FAQs page to learn more about kidney exchange and how you can get started.

What is a Kidney Exchange? - Jeffrey Veale, MD

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