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Donated arms thrill transplant recipient - Boston Globe
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:02:38 GMT


Boston Globe

Donated arms thrill transplant recipient
Boston Globe
While Brigham surgeons previously had performed double arm transplants on two patients, they had never done one so high on the arm, making Lautzenheiser's surgery more complicated. Because of the extent of the amputation, it is unclear how much ...
Grateful Boston man shows off his double arm transplantCNN
Double arm transplant recipient thanks doctors in BostonReuters
'An Incredible Gift': Double Arm Transplant Recipient Gives ThanksNBCNews.com
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Thanksgiving takes on new meaning for family of double-lung transplant, cystic ... - MLive.com
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 10:38:46 GMT


MLive.com

Thanksgiving takes on new meaning for family of double-lung transplant, cystic ...
MLive.com
BATTLE CREEK, MI — Thanksgiving has taken on a new meaning for Alissa Oesch's family ever since her double lung transplant surgery a year ago. "Every thanksgiving is going to be a celebration of my life," said Oesch, 26. "(The transplant) happened so ...


Harvard woman recovering from triple organ transplant - Northwest Herald
Fri, 28 Nov 2014 05:51:47 GMT


Harvard woman recovering from triple organ transplant
Northwest Herald
A new set of lungs and a liver became available and a transplant would take place at the hospital. There were two follow-up surgeries that included repairing an artery, cleaning up some blood clots and removing a layer of skin that was on a lung she ...

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Friend's generosity leads to liver transplant - Richmond
Fri, 28 Nov 2014 08:04:00 GMT


Richmond

Friend's generosity leads to liver transplant
Richmond
During the summer and fall, friends, family and co-workers rallied around Toby, creating the “Toby Tuff” website and a Facebook page, and having multiple fund-raisers to help with the costs related to the transplant, such as co-pays, deductibles ...


Kimberly boy, 6, gets second chance with liver transplant - Appleton Post Crescent
Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:29:12 GMT


Appleton Post Crescent

Kimberly boy, 6, gets second chance with liver transplant
Appleton Post Crescent
Losselyong said the news that the transplant wouldn't happen was kind of like dealing with a death. "It took us all a good two weeks to come to grips with it," she said. Krueger said a new search began three or four weeks later. In March, she started ...


Family hears son's heart beat in Vietnam vet's chest after life-saving transplant - Fox News
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 15:09:26 GMT


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Family hears son's heart beat in Vietnam vet's chest after life-saving transplant
Fox News
Meeks was diagnosed with a rare disease amyloidosis, and because of his age and other health concerns, had been rejected by five hospitals for a transplant that doctors said was his only hope, according to the report. Amyloidosis is caused by a buildup ...
Family hears son's heartbeat in Vietnam Veteran's chest after lifesaving ...kfor.com
Organ Donor's Family Listens to His Heartbeat in Vietnam Veteran After ...KTLA
Family hears son's heartbeat in another man's chestKARE
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'My critically-ill son can't get on transplant list because I am homeless' - Irish Independent
Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:16:26 GMT


'My critically-ill son can't get on transplant list because I am homeless'
Irish Independent
“I must emphasise that this boy will die if he does not undergo a liver transplant and without immediate permanent accommodation he can not get a transplant," he wrote in a letter, which was read on Midlands Radio by Ms Lynch's social worker Sandra ...

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New hand transplant method tested in Louisville - The Courier-Journal
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:10:40 GMT


The Courier-Journal

New hand transplant method tested in Louisville
The Courier-Journal
Scientists say Jim Ray, a 67-year-old retired human resources executive from Bowling Green, Ky., became the first hand transplant recipient in the world to receive fat-derived cells on Tuesday. The cells were injected into his new right hand before and ...
Ky. man recovering after hand transplantWHAS 11.com (subscription)
Hand transplant docs use fat cells to prevent rejectionUSA TODAY

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Liver Transplant Recipient Marks 25th Anniversary - ABC News
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 09:31:14 GMT


ABC News

Liver Transplant Recipient Marks 25th Anniversary
ABC News
Alyssa Riggan hasn't dwelled on being the first person in the U.S. to successfully receive part of a liver from a living donor 25 years ago, a medical procedure that paved the way for routine live-donor transplants. The anniversary falls on ...

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Statesboro double-lung transplant recipient is grateful - Statesboro Herald
Fri, 28 Nov 2014 03:19:50 GMT


Statesboro double-lung transplant recipient is grateful
Statesboro Herald
Andrea Maechtle feels like she received a second chance at life with her double-lung transplant surgery, performed March 17, and she believes the Statesboro community played a huge role in her miracle. In 1998, after suffering a lung infection ...


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