Kidney Transplant Patient Education Quiz: Surgery and Your Hospital Stay

Your answer to question 3 is incorrect.


The correct answer is (A) Life-long. Taking good care of a new kidney is a life-long commitment for patients and family members.


Please proceed to question 4.


4. A stent is placed during the transplant surgery. It is removed:

a. During a second operation


b. During an outpatient procedure called a cystoscopy in the UW Urology Clinic

c. By the patient’s local doctor

d. Never. It remains in place