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How to Pay For an Organ Transplant Surgery


Updated September 12, 2013

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Paying For an Organ Transplant With Personal Funds

Many patients cannot afford to pay for the full cost of organ transplant surgery, or even a small insurance deductible amount, using their personal funds. Most people waiting for an organ transplant have financial difficulties, especially if their illness has caused them to be placed on disability.

This is not uncommon, and many patients explore other options to help them fund their procedure.

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