No, there is no connection between IUDs and the kidney. An IUD is placed in the uterus1, which has no pathway to the kidney.1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iud
The donor kidney is taken from the donor and placed into the recipient. The kidney is usually placed below one of the recipient's own kidneys. The donated kidney is connected to the recipient's renal artery and renal vein and also connected to the bladder. Often the donated kidney starts functioning as soon as it is connected to the blood supply. Click on 'related links' below and you can see a picture of a typical transplant situation
In most cases the barely functioning existing kidneys are not removed, as this has been shown to increase the rates of surgical morbidity. Therefore the kidney is usually placed in a location different from the original kidney, often in the iliac fossa, so it is often necessary to use a different blood supply
That the old kidneys aren't removed after a kidney transplant surgery does not seem so strange once you know that the new kidney is placed in the lower abdomen, not in the place of an old kidney. Therefore, removing the old kidneys would be an unnecessary procedure with high risks due to the sensitive location of the old kidneys.
They are cells taken from an embryo in which they can be added to someone to change into a specialised cell. For example if a kidney needed to be replaced then an emryonic stem cell would have the nucleus of a working kidney cell added to it and then would be placed into the kidney of the patient, this will then trigger the reproduction of working kindey cells.
All organ donations are provided through the National Organ Donor program. Donations are strictly regulated. You cannot legally acquire any organ, whether it is a kidney or not, through private means. Your physician will advise you on this matter. Get some brochures from your doctor. If you are eligible for a new kidney your doctor should have already placed you on the donor list.
Thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal glands are the organs that produce only hormones.Adrenal gland produce only hormones. This gland is placed above your kidney.
Once removed, kidneys from live donors and cadavers are placed on ice and flushed with a cold preservative solution. The kidney can be preserved in this solution for 24-48 hours until the transplant takes place.
I have recently been placed on kidney dialysis and therefore been placed on disbility. I am interested in continuing my college education and would like to know what the qualifications are for applying for educational grants.
Mercury needs to be placed in a speical area at a household waste recycling centre because it can cause brain damage, kidney faulire and even possibly death.
An accessory kidney is an "extra" kidney.
A native kidney biopsy is a biopsy of the kidney with which you were born, not of the donated kidney.
There is Chronic Kidney Failure. There is also Kidney Nephrolithotems, and Kidney cancer.
Your kidney is shaped like a kidney bean.
Kidney stones. Kidney failure.
Kidney disease can lead to kidney failure.
The kidney came first:)
the right kidney is higher than the left kidney
The kidney is surrounded by fat to protect the kidney from damage.
A kidney stone can cause damage to the kidney.
Kidney failure and kidney rejection can still remain after kidney transplant.
Edema means swelling. An edematous kidney is a swollen kidney.
An opisthonephric kidney is the functional kidney of anamniotes, fish, and amphibians.
Kidney secrete hormone erythropoietin.ADH and aldestorone effect kidney.
How do I apply for a kidney?