SCOT performs 558 kidney transplant ops

June 18, 2014 9:21 am

A report released by Saudi Center for Organ Transplant (SCOT) revealed that the hospital has carried out 558 kidney transplant operations in 2013 which brought the number of operations to 5,820 cases since the inception of the program in 1984, Zawya has reported. According to the report, the SCOT carried out 462 kidney transplant operations from living donors and another 96 cases from brain-dead patients.