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Turkey has become an important center of live donor organ transplantation, being the 3rd country in the world with regard to liver, bone marrow, kidney and face transplantation procedures.   ...

Transplant tourism consists of going to a foreign country to have organ transplant. This form of medical tourism is practiced by people who need urgent medical attention due to either end stages of chronic diseases which lead to multiple organ failure or when the patient has sustained lesions damaging internal organs. ...

Turkey, is among the most chosen options when it comes to this type of procedures, the country becoming the 3rd in the world with regard to liver, bone marrow, kidney and face transplantation operations. To make an idea about the costs for this type of procedure in this country, you would like to know that a kidney transplant would cost around $30,000 and for a liver transplant the patient would pay around $100,000, including doctors' fees, medication, 20 days hospitalization, complete tests, pre and post surgery check up. ...

After 16 years, a young man from the Netherlands finally had a diagnosis regarding his poor health. For 16 years, he had been plagued with illness, fatigue and unexplainable symptoms... ...

A little more than a year and a half ago, a young man named Tuncay began to experience rather severe headaches. At first, he ignored them, but the headaches became more severe ...

The cost for organ transplants in the U.S. and Great Britain are extremely high, but some countries around the world, including India, Jordan and Turkey, have been providing affordable organ transplants for decades. The level of experience and expertise from surgeons performing organ transplants is also very high, leading many to search out options for organ transplants abroad....

Jordan Hospital & medical center is a 300 bed facility that treats nearly 7000 international patients a year and is a founder and provider of transplantation programs including bone marrow, cornea, kidney and liver transplants. ...

Medical costs for procedures and surgeries in Turkey offer international medical travelers huge savings that generally amount to as much as 50% to 75% on costs for the same surgeries and procedures in the U.S. ...

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