#Flash: Chennai Man with 5 kidneys after 3rd transplant
A 41-year-old Chennai man, successfully underwent a third kidney transplant and walked out of the hospital with 5 kidneys. Patient already had 2 native kidneys and 2 donor kidneys. During the 3rd transplant, it was challenging for doctors to find the room for a fifth kidney. "Transperitoneal approach" which is rarely performed was undertaken. The 5th kidney was placed close to the intestine and connected with blood vessels closer to the arteries and veins of the heart.

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