Pancreas Transplant Patient Education: Laboratory Tests

Your answer to question 1 is incorrect.


The correct answer is (A) True. Often the only way we are able to tell if there is a problem with the new pancreas is through blood tests.


Please proceed to question 2.


2. While in the hospital blood tests will be done daily. When you first leave the hospital, blood tests must be done how often?

A. 3 times per week for the first several weeks


B. Every 6 months


C. One time per year


D. You do not need to do blood tests