Definition of kidney transplant in English:

kidney transplant


  • An operation in which a kidney is transplanted.

    ‘he underwent a kidney transplant four years ago’
    • ‘In my opinion, anyone on dialysis who is in generally good health should be eager to get a kidney transplant.’
    • ‘He had his first kidney transplant during Christmas 1996.’
    • ‘People with end-stage renal disease need either dialysis or a kidney transplant to stay alive.’
    • ‘Her father has been offered money for a kidney transplant.’
    • ‘The impetus for the move was his older sister, who received a kidney transplant in Calgary early in 1999.’