Demystifying Medicine Video

Considering the vast difference in patients with kidney disease and those who actually receive kidney transplants, this video provides insight into the factors and tests that must be considered before matching a kidney recipient with a donor. This video stresses how compatibility needs to be assessed in the context of the immune system, blood types, and risk factors. It will draw attention to how certain circumstances arising from these three contexts can imply incompatibility and ultimately increase the potential for rejection.

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