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The Latest: California Governor to Sign HIV-Transplant Bill - ABC News
Fri, 27 May 2016 18:01:11 GMT


Los Angeles Times

The Latest: California Governor to Sign HIV-Transplant Bill
ABC News
The University of California, San Francisco Medical Center is one of four U.S. hospitals authorized to transplant HIV-infected organs. Transplant surgeon Dr. Peter Stock says he hopes to perform the operation quickly, but he'll need time to do tests ...
With transplant patients waiting, lawmakers fast-track bill allowing organ donations by HIV-positive peopleLos Angeles Times
Calif. legislature passes bill to allow HIV+ patients to donate organsSFGate

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First-of-its-kind procedure combines scalp, skull, kidney and pancreas transplant - Science Daily
Fri, 27 May 2016 17:20:25 GMT


First-of-its-kind procedure combines scalp, skull, kidney and pancreas transplant
Science Daily
Simultaneous transplantation of a "composite" skull and scalp flap plus a kidney and pancreas -- all from the same donor -- provided excellent outcomes for a patient with a non-healing scalp defect and declining organ kidney and pancreas function ...

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Stan Larkin joins brother with transplant after 555 days without a heart - MLive.com
Thu, 26 May 2016 23:10:02 GMT


MLive.com

Stan Larkin joins brother with transplant after 555 days without a heart
MLive.com
More than a year after his own heart transplant, Domonique is looking forward to continuing the unique bond he shared with his brother without the restrictions they've had being while hooked up to the Freedom portable driver, or as they refer to it ...


The VA Blocked A Disabled Veteran's Kidney Transplant Because The Donor Wasn't A Veteran - BuzzFeed News
Fri, 27 May 2016 00:34:25 GMT


BuzzFeed News

The VA Blocked A Disabled Veteran's Kidney Transplant Because The Donor Wasn't A Veteran
BuzzFeed News
The only way the VA would cover the organ transplant is if Charles Nelson and Coty Nelson, 28, flew to one of the two VA hospitals that perform transplants in the U.S., either Portland, Oregon, or Nashville, Tennessee — hundreds of miles from his home ...


Sick Student Gets Kidney Transplant From Teacher Who Surprised Family With Donor Match - ABC News
Thu, 26 May 2016 15:44:50 GMT


ABC News

Sick Student Gets Kidney Transplant From Teacher Who Surprised Family With Donor Match
ABC News
A Wisconsin girl is recovering after receiving a life-saving organ donation from her teacher earlier this week. Natasha "Tasha" Fuller, 8, underwent kidney transplant surgery on Monday just months after her first-grade teacher Jodie Schmidt volunteered ...

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Shaker Heights resident feels like new man after liver transplant; will compete in Transplant Games - cleveland.com
Thu, 26 May 2016 20:16:00 GMT


cleveland.com

Shaker Heights resident feels like new man after liver transplant; will compete in Transplant Games
cleveland.com
Just over a year ago, Shaker Heights resident Matthew Miller underwent a liver transplant operation at the Cleveland Clinic. In June, he and wife, Lisa, a professional ballroom dancer, will compete in the 2016 Transplant Games of America in Cleveland.


Man who underwent historic transplant gets to see Lombardi trophy - 9NEWS.com
Fri, 27 May 2016 00:44:14 GMT


9NEWS.com

Man who underwent historic transplant gets to see Lombardi trophy
9NEWS.com
KUSA - The first man in Colorado to undergo a heart and kidney transplant at the same time got to check out the Denver Broncos' new piece of hardware. Sam Johns got to pose with the Lombardi trophy from Super Bowl 50 on Thursday. Johns had a massive ...

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Area transplant recipients participating In the Donate Life Transplant Games of America - WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC
Thu, 26 May 2016 18:03:55 GMT


WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Area transplant recipients participating In the Donate Life Transplant Games of America
WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC
CHARLESTON, SC – LifePoint and Donate Life South Carolina will send members of Team SC on Friday, June 10th to the 2016 Donate Life Transplant Games of America (TGA) in Cleveland, OH. Every two years, the TGA brings together recipients, living ...


SF surgeon seeks law fix to do transplant from HIV-infected donor - SFGate
Thu, 26 May 2016 01:06:22 GMT


SFGate

SF surgeon seeks law fix to do transplant from HIV-infected donor
SFGate
SACRAMENTO — A San Francisco surgeon preparing to perform a life-saving liver transplant from an HIV-positive donor to an HIV-positive patient ran up against an unexpected problem this month. The procedure, although allowed under federal law, ...


Transplant surgery success for teacher-student - Fond du Lac Reporter
Tue, 24 May 2016 21:36:40 GMT


Fond du Lac Reporter

Transplant surgery success for teacher-student
Fond du Lac Reporter
MILWAUKEE - Doctors say a technically challenging kidney transplant donation from a Wisconsin teacher to a student was successful Tuesday giving the 8-year-old girl a new lease on life. The nearly daylong surgery led to some unusually quiet moments at ...
Natasha Fuller recovering after receiving kidney transplant from her TEACHERDaily Mail
Oakfield Elementary eight-year-old receives life-saving kidney transplant from her teacherfox6now.com

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