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Pregnancy after transplant

Kim Uccellini, pediatric kidney recipient, with her daughter and husband

Kim Uccellini, pediatric kidney recipient, with her daughter and husband

The first woman to become pregnant after a transplant was reported in 1963. Since that time, there have been numerous successful pregnancy outcomes in many types of transplant recipients. However, pregnancy can put the mother, baby and transplanted organ at risk.

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I’ve lived more healthy years now due to my transplant that years sick when I was a child. Years that I wouldn’t have if a donor family from Tennessee hadn’t donated their son’s organs. My outcome may not be typical, but it’s possible.

Kim Uccellini

pediatric kidney transplant recipient and parent

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