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Signs of Kidney Transplant Infection or Rejection

Signs of Rejection

  • Increase in temperature
  • Increase in blood pressure
  • Sudden increase in weight or ankle swelling
  • Decrease in urine output
  • Pain, tenderness or swelling of the new kidney
  • Elevated creatinine

Signs of Infection

  • Fever
  • Tiredness or fatigue
  • Diarrhea or vomiting
  • Redness or drainage around your incision
  • Cough and sore throat