Patient : I know that one way to reverse the effects of type 1 diabetes is to receive a pancreas transplant from a deceased donor. I have looked into another type of transplant, and have received mixed answers for them. What I am wondering if it is possible to give a partial pancreas transplant from a live donor. I would like to do this operation and give part of my pancreas away. I am aware that I would have to take supplemental pills for digestive purposes, as well as use insulin and glucose.
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