Heart transplant

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What is heart transplant?

A surgical procedure in which a damaged heart is removed and replaced by another heart from a suitable donor. It is performed in patients with end-stage heart failure or severe coronary artery disease.

Common symptoms reported by people with heart transplant

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with heart transplant

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Compare treatments taken by people with heart transplant

Let’s build this page together! When you share what it’s like to have heart transplant through your profile, those stories and data appear here too.

Got a question about living with heart transplant? Members in the forum might have the answers.

Who has heart transplant on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 2 new patients joined this month
  • 492 say heart transplant is their primary condition

Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 11
20s 28
30s 91
40s 84
50s 122
60s 101
70+ 69

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 268
Female 235

These charts show data from heart transplant patients who have completed their condition history
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