Four Way Kidney Exchange

UMMC transplant surgeons completed a four-way kidney exchange involving eight patients from four states. For more information, click on any of the links below.

The Kidney Exchange Chain

See who started the chain, who donated to whom, and the relationships that made this possible. Plus, read what the patients have to say.

Graphic of a kidney exchange


See when all the pieces of this complicated puzzle came together.

Graphic of four-way kidney exchange


For More Information

  • Patient Stories: Five patients involved in the kidney exchange share their stories.

  • The News Release: An overview of the kidney exchange with quotes from our experts.

  • By the Numbers: Some interesting facts about the four-way kidney exchange.