Pancreas Transplant Patient Education: Rejection and Other Possible Complications

Your answer to question 1 is correct. Signs or symptoms that there may be a problem with the new pancreas include fever greater than 100.5 or chills, increasing abdominal pain, abnormal back pain, and nausea, vomiting, or diarrhea.


Please proceed to question 2.


2. If the patient notices any of signs or symptoms listed above he or she should call the transplant coordinator right away.

A. True


B. False