Pancreas Transplant Patient Education: Preparing for Transplant
Your answer to question 2 is correct. If the patient also has end stage renal disease he or she may also be a candidate for a combined kidney/pancreas transplant.
Please proceed to question 3 below.
3. After the evaluation visit the patient may need to have medical testing done to make sure they are a candidate for a transplant. Patients are not put on the waiting list until all of these tests are done and have been reviewed by the transplant team.