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Transplant-Related Expenses - Medications

As you've probably seen by now, the costs associated with organ transplants are astronomical--but you many not be aware that many of these expenses aren't incurred in the hospital or in surgery.

Medications are one of the biggest expenses families face following discharge post-transplant.

To give you an idea of these costs, here's a list of most of the medications Eric has been prescribed in the past three months. Prices listed are for a one-month supply.

A day in the life post-transplant

Eric has come a long way since he was discharged from Duke post-transplant, but it's taken a lot of work. We thought it might be interesting to show an example of “a day in the life” when he first came home with his new lungs.

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