Kidney and pancreas transplants have a very variable course. I’m not sure there is a typical course that can be described. Your brother-in-law has Type 1 diabetes mellitus, which can be responsible for some of his complications. I suggest that your brother-in-law continue to consult with the transplant physicians and make sure they are aware of his weight loss and loss of appetite. They may need to adjust medications or provide some form of nutrition for him.
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