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Good Samaritan Helps Transplant Doctor Who Broke Down With Kidney In The Car - CBS Pittsburgh
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 23:43:00 GMT

Good Samaritan Helps Transplant Doctor Who Broke Down With Kidney In The Car  CBS Pittsburgh

Follow KDKA-TV: Facebook | Twitter. PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – It's not an everyday occurrence for an organ transplant surgeon to break down with an organ in his ...


B cells, CMV, and stem cell transplant - Science Magazine
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 18:56:55 GMT

B cells, CMV, and stem cell transplant  Science Magazine

Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) is a potentially curative therapy for various malignant and nonmalignant conditions but can be complicated by ...


Gene sequencing may help tailor treatments for young kidney transplant recipients - EurekAlert
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 22:17:20 GMT

Gene sequencing may help tailor treatments for young kidney transplant recipients  EurekAlert

Whole-exome sequencing of blood or saliva revealed a genetic diagnosis of kidney disease in 32.7 percent of pediatric kidney transplant recipients.


Medical 'breakthrough' may spell end of potentially toxic drugs in transplant recipients - ABC News
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 19:00:40 GMT

Medical 'breakthrough' may spell end of potentially toxic drugs in transplant recipients  ABC News

An Australian medical discovery involving teams spread from WA to Queensland is hailed as a breakthrough for controlling infections in organ and bone marrow ...


How Fort Myers' decades-old kidney transplant program collapsed and a Tampa hospital stepped in - The News-Press
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 12:45:00 GMT

How Fort Myers' decades-old kidney transplant program collapsed and a Tampa hospital stepped in  The News-Press

Poor relations with referring private-practice physicians and staffing woes doomed the Fort Myers-based program, which has existed for nearly 30 years.


Region's 1st hepatitis C heart-transplant recipient is cured - UW Medicine Newsroom
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 13:53:15 GMT

Region's 1st hepatitis C heart-transplant recipient is cured  UW Medicine Newsroom

UW Medicine is declaring success with the Pacific Northwest's first heart-transplant recipient to purposely acquire the hepatitis C virus (HCV) from the donor ...


Local woman needs lifesaving transplant - Donor Sought - WJBF-TV
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 17:34:00 GMT

Local woman needs lifesaving transplant - Donor Sought  WJBF-TV

WAYNESBORO, GA (The True Citizen) - She gets up every morning, puts on her lipstick and does her hair. She's afraid if she doesn't make the effort that she ...


Partial-match transplants ease the grinding pain of sickle cell disease - NBCNews.com
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 20:13:00 GMT

Partial-match transplants ease the grinding pain of sickle cell disease  NBCNews.com

The partial-match bone marrow transplant, pioneered by Johns Hopkins Hospital, is used on sickle cell patients because perfect matches are nearly impossible ...


Hand transplant mum's first wish is to hold son's hand - BBC News
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 21:54:47 GMT

Hand transplant mum's first wish is to hold son's hand  BBC News

Quadruple amputee Corinne Hutton is clear on the first milestone she wants to reach with her two new hands.


Stem Cell Transplant May Help Some Aggressive MS - WebMD
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 21:50:40 GMT

Stem Cell Transplant May Help Some Aggressive MS  WebMD

Over an average of three years, MS progressed in 34 of 55 patients on medication -- meaning their disabilities worsened. That compared with only three of 55 ...


Donor, Recipient Swing, Literally, Into The Future 1 Year After Liver Transplant - CBS Denver
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 05:19:00 GMT

Donor, Recipient Swing, Literally, Into The Future 1 Year After Liver Transplant  CBS Denver

LONE TREE, Colo. (CBS4)– It has been exactly one year since 8-year-old Addilyn Hawks underwent a liver transplant that would save her life. Her donor was a ...


Research explores link between stem cell transplant, diabetes - Vanderbilt University News
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 21:34:00 GMT

Research explores link between stem cell transplant, diabetes  Vanderbilt University News

Brian Engelhardt is studying why as many as 50 percent of stem cell transplant recipients develop diabetes.


Two New Lawsuits Allege Surgical Errors During Heart Transplants at St. Luke's in Houston - HealthLeaders Media
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 14:49:17 GMT

Two New Lawsuits Allege Surgical Errors During Heart Transplants at St. Luke's in Houston  HealthLeaders Media

In one case, a patient claims a surgeon sewed a major vein closed, causing blood to back up in his head. In the other, a patient alleges that the same surgeon ...


Turkey rises as key organ transplant hub, draws many foreign patients - Daily Sabah
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 07:22:11 GMT

Turkey rises as key organ transplant hub, draws many foreign patients  Daily Sabah

Gradually becoming a key health tourism hub, more and more foreigners pick Turkey for organ transplants because of its skilled doctors and improved health ...


Vaccine-preventable infections in pediatric transplant patients - Science Daily
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 21:46:09 GMT

Vaccine-preventable infections in pediatric transplant patients  Science Daily

Children who receive solid organ transplants are hospitalized due to vaccine-preventable infections at rates that are significantly higher than the general ...


Engineered T cells promote long-term organ transplant acceptance - EurekAlert
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:01:28 GMT

Engineered T cells promote long-term organ transplant acceptance  EurekAlert

Organ transplant rejection is a major problem in transplantation medicine. Suppressing the immune system to prevent organ rejection, however, opens the door ...


Fresh Air: Transplant Surgeon Joshua Mezrich On 'When Death Becomes Life' : Shots - Health News - NPR
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 18:07:00 GMT

Fresh Air: Transplant Surgeon Joshua Mezrich On 'When Death Becomes Life' : Shots - Health News  NPR

Joshua Mezrich has performed hundreds of kidney, liver and pancreas transplants. He shares stories from the operating room in his book, When Death ...


Heart transplant program is returning to OSF St. Francis Medical Center - Peoria Journal Star
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 21:48:00 GMT

Heart transplant program is returning to OSF St. Francis Medical Center  Peoria Journal Star

PEORIA — After more than a decade, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center will again offer heart transplants to patients. The move, the hospital announced, will ...


Transplant Doctor Stranded On Side Of Road Gets Help From Good Samaritan - CBS Pittsburgh
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 23:48:30 GMT

Transplant Doctor Stranded On Side Of Road Gets Help From Good Samaritan  CBS Pittsburgh

It's not an everyday occurrence for an organ transplant surgeon to break down with an organ in his car on his way to the surgery. KDKA's Pam Surano reports.


Uterus Transplant Donor Shares Her Story - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 03:13:02 GMT

Uterus Transplant Donor Shares Her Story  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

The Texas woman who donated her uterus that allowed a woman to carry and deliver the nation's first baby born from a transplanted uterus talks about the ...


Miami Transplant Institute Ranked Second Largest In US - Miami, FL Patch
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 17:16:40 GMT

Miami Transplant Institute Ranked Second Largest In US  Miami, FL Patch

Miami Transplant Institute Ranked Second In US - Miami, FL - The Miami Transplant Institute has been ranked the ​second largest transplant center in the ...


Liver transplant 'game changing' treatment approved - BBC News
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 00:43:45 GMT

Liver transplant 'game changing' treatment approved  BBC News

A new procedure for storing livers donated for transplant has been hailed a "game changer" and approved for use on the NHS. The National Institute for Health ...


Two new lawsuits allege surgical errors during heart transplants at St. Luke’s in Houston - Houston Chronicle
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 19:04:00 GMT

Two new lawsuits allege surgical errors during heart transplants at St. Luke’s in Houston  Houston Chronicle

Two new lawsuits have been filed against Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center by patients who say they suffered serious injuries as a result of surgical errors during ...


Kidney transplant recipient reunites with church member donor in New York - WABC-TV
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 23:16:00 GMT

Kidney transplant recipient reunites with church member donor in New York  WABC-TV

A woman who received a kidney transplant reunited with the woman who saved her life, a fellow member of her church, for the first time Wednesday.


Transplant Is Horrendous in the Beginning — You’re Not Abnormal - Cystic Fibrosis News Today
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 15:00:06 GMT

Transplant Is Horrendous in the Beginning — You’re Not Abnormal  Cystic Fibrosis News Today

On his CF transplant annviersary, columnist Brad Dell assures newly transplanted people that their awful first few months post-surgery bloom beautifully.


UW doctors perform successful heart transplant from donor with hepatitis - KPUG 1170
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 17:21:14 GMT

UW doctors perform successful heart transplant from donor with hepatitis  KPUG 1170

1-17-2019. ANACORTES, Wash. — An Anacortes man has a new lease on life after undergoing a remarkable heart transplant. Kerry Hayes' heart had been ...


Stem Cell Transplant Slows Progression of Multiple Sclerosis - Clinical Advisor
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 14:08:28 GMT

Stem Cell Transplant Slows Progression of Multiple Sclerosis  Clinical Advisor

For patients with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis, nonmyeloablative hematopoietic stem cell transplantation is associated with prolonged time to disease ...


Youngest face transplant recipient thanks her team at MetroHealth - WKYC.com
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 22:41:00 GMT

Youngest face transplant recipient thanks her team at MetroHealth  WKYC.com

It was an emotional reunion at MetroHealth for Katie Stubblefield and those who helped her.


Ross Township police chief back to work after kidney transplant - WKRC TV Cincinnati
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 03:17:55 GMT

Ross Township police chief back to work after kidney transplant  WKRC TV Cincinnati

ROSS TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WKRC) - A local police chief is back on patrol after the fight of his life. Ross Township Police Chief Darryl Haussler is still recovering ...


El Puma looks healthy after lung transplant at birthday party in Miami - Miami.com
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 18:12:35 GMT

El Puma looks healthy after lung transplant at birthday party in Miami  Miami.com

After a double lung transplant, beloved singer José Luis Rodríguez seemed to be doing great at a party at Estefan Kitchen in Miami on Monday night.


Stem cell transplant process to begin for Jocelyn McGlynn - Chatham Daily News
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 22:30:00 GMT

Stem cell transplant process to begin for Jocelyn McGlynn  Chatham Daily News

The family of Jocelyn McGlynn, the 21-year-old Chatham woman battling leukemia, have received good news that has boosted their faith she'll win this fight.


Baylor's uterus transplant trial ushers in the future of fertility amid concerns over ethics, cost - Dallas News
Sat, 12 Jan 2019 15:00:00 GMT

Baylor's uterus transplant trial ushers in the future of fertility amid concerns over ethics, cost  Dallas News

Doctors at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas have begun the second phase in the trial of a feat once considered impossible: transplanting...


‘It’s a difficult thing to ask,’ but Lebanon basketball coach needs kidney for his son - Belleville News-Democrat
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 11:00:00 GMT

‘It’s a difficult thing to ask,’ but Lebanon basketball coach needs kidney for his son  Belleville News-Democrat

A child of Lebanon High School Greyhounds athletic director & girls basketball coach Chad Cruthis needs someone to donate a kidney. Doctors at Cardinal ...


Heart Transplant Services returning to OSF St. Francis - WGIL Radio News
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 11:18:19 GMT

Heart Transplant Services returning to OSF St. Francis  WGIL Radio News

It was announced on Tuesday, January 15th that the Heart Transplant Program will soon return to OSF HealthCare Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.


New fecal transplant technique successfully treats inflammatory bowel disease - New Atlas
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 03:21:49 GMT

New fecal transplant technique successfully treats inflammatory bowel disease  New Atlas

A new Australian trial has revealed significant success in fecal transplants treating ulcerative colitis, pioneering a new stool processing technique suggested to ...


Love Island's Max Morley, 25, shows off results of hair transplant - Heart
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:27:00 GMT

Love Island's Max Morley, 25, shows off results of hair transplant  Heart

Max Morley claims going bald at 25 had massively "knocked his confidence" so felt compelled to take drastic action.


Chesterfield man successfully undergoes fourth transplant - The Macomb Daily
Sun, 13 Jan 2019 22:11:00 GMT

Chesterfield man successfully undergoes fourth transplant  The Macomb Daily

Michael Gerald of Chesterfield Township knew the risks of surgery for a fourth kidney transplant, but was willing to take a chance. Finding a surgeon who was ...


Becca Henderson: Transplant hope for rucksack heart woman - BBC News
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 10:58:36 GMT

Becca Henderson: Transplant hope for rucksack heart woman  BBC News

A woman who carries an artificial heart in a rucksack after her own organ was removed because of cancer has been added to the transplant list.


Mother who fought cancer while pregnant receives bone marrow transplant - KTRK-TV
Sun, 13 Jan 2019 20:31:01 GMT

Mother who fought cancer while pregnant receives bone marrow transplant  KTRK-TV

A woman who fought cancer while pregnant with twins finally received her bone marrow transplant on Saturday.


Clinical Trial Testing Fecal Microbiota Transplant for Recurrent Diarrheal Disease Begins - National Institutes of Health
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 16:06:57 GMT

Clinical Trial Testing Fecal Microbiota Transplant for Recurrent Diarrheal Disease Begins  National Institutes of Health

A research consortium recently began enrolling patients in a clinical trial examining whether fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) by enema—putting stool from ...


Patients-turned-friends receive back-to-back triple-organ transplants - CBS News
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 19:02:00 GMT

Patients-turned-friends receive back-to-back triple-organ transplants  CBS News

Both needed a procedure so rare it had only been done 15 times in U.S. history.


In blizzard of '94, Louisville moved heaven and snow to save a 'miracle' baby - Courier Journal
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 15:38:00 GMT

In blizzard of '94, Louisville moved heaven and snow to save a 'miracle' baby  Courier Journal

The phone call came at the worst possible time. As Louisville awoke to a record-breaking surprise snowscape that would bring the city to a standstill, doctors told ...


A medical rarity: Two patients get back-to-back, triple-organ transplants - USA TODAY
Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

A medical rarity: Two patients get back-to-back, triple-organ transplants  USA TODAY

Two patients received a transplanted heart, liver and kidney in rare triple-organ transplants at the University of Chicago Medicine.


Poo transplant effective treatment for chronic bowel condition - Medical Xpress
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 17:36:30 GMT

Poo transplant effective treatment for chronic bowel condition  Medical Xpress

Poo transplant or "Faecal microbiota transplantation" (FMT) can successfully treat patients with ulcerative colitis, new research from the University of Adelaide ...


Royal Papworth Hospital marks heart transplant anniversary - BBC News
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 07:36:52 GMT

Royal Papworth Hospital marks heart transplant anniversary  BBC News

The hospital's first such procedure was carried out on a 44-year-old patient on 14 January 1979.


Loyola Medicine to Offer Fellowship in Liver and Kidney Transplant Surgery - Newswise
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 21:05:00 GMT

Loyola Medicine to Offer Fellowship in Liver and Kidney Transplant Surgery  Newswise

Newswise — MAYWOOD, IL – The American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS) has accredited Loyola Medicine to offer a prestigious two-year fellowship in ...


New Recipe for Fecal Transplants to Treat Ulcerative Colitis: Multiple Donors and Ditch the Oxygen | DNA Science Blog - PLoS Blogs
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 14:19:49 GMT

New Recipe for Fecal Transplants to Treat Ulcerative Colitis: Multiple Donors and Ditch the Oxygen | DNA Science Blog  PLoS Blogs

The secret to a fecal transplant that treats ulcerative colitis might be a change in the recipe and preparation: pool stool from donors and prepare it in a no-oxygen ...


Transplant links Baltimore homicide victim to Western Maryland retiree - Washington Post
Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Transplant links Baltimore homicide victim to Western Maryland retiree  Washington Post

Charles McAtee turned 60 last month, and he hasn't felt this good in years. He's back to pushing a snowblower around his Western Maryland home. He feels half ...


We need fair system for transplants - Salina Journal
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 00:11:15 GMT

We need fair system for transplants  Salina Journal

Nationwide, more than 114000 adults and children need potentially lifesaving organ donations.With a scarcity of available organs creating long wait times, the ...


Matt Millen undergoes successful heart transplant - ESPN
Mon, 24 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Matt Millen undergoes successful heart transplant  ESPN

Former NFL linebacker and Lions general manager Matt Millen has undergone a successful heart transplant and is recovering in the hospital, according to his ...


How 3D technology is revolutionizing face transplants - Popular Science
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 13:01:14 GMT

How 3D technology is revolutionizing face transplants  Popular Science

Face transplants are an ideal setting to fuse medicine with the growing world of 3D printing and imaging. During Cameron Underwood's recent surgery at NYU ...


Where kidney transplants are a family heritage - The Boston Globe
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 02:30:00 GMT

Where kidney transplants are a family heritage  The Boston Globe

By Thomas Farragher Globe staff She's 48 and perfectly healthy. She's the mother of two twentysomethings who are more than a bit nervous about the operation ...


The paradox of human nature, our obsession with the skies, and the realities of transplant surgery: Books in brief - Nature.com
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 09:01:13 GMT

The paradox of human nature, our obsession with the skies, and the realities of transplant surgery: Books in brief  Nature.com

Barbara Kiser reviews five of the week's best science picks.


Woman Develops Donor's Peanut Allergy After Lung Transplant - Live Science
Mon, 31 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Woman Develops Donor's Peanut Allergy After Lung Transplant  Live Science

Sometimes, you just really want a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. And, as long as you're not allergic to the ingredients, that's totally fine. At least, that's what ...


Boy's survival from dual transplant surgery brightens his holiday season - Wrangler News
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 10:00:00 GMT

Boy's survival from dual transplant surgery brightens his holiday season  Wrangler News

By Diana Nelson. Holiday cheer would not be possible without hope for the future. It's that same brand of hope that was found this year in the family of Avery ...


Dayton Children’s to perform bone marrow transplants - Dayton Daily News
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 21:06:25 GMT

Dayton Children’s to perform bone marrow transplants  Dayton Daily News

Children with cancer soon will be able to get bone marrow transplants at Dayton Children's Hospital, after the hospital starts offering the procedure for the first ...


MDOT to transplant legendary Detroit recording studio for I-94 rebuild - Crain's Detroit Business
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 19:20:12 GMT

MDOT to transplant legendary Detroit recording studio for I-94 rebuild  Crain's Detroit Business

The Michigan Department of Transportation will move the storied United Sound recording studio in Detroit to make way to expand I-94. MDOT bought the United ...


Scientists make breakthrough to manage most common infection associated with organ transplants - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 02:16:13 GMT

Scientists make breakthrough to manage most common infection associated with organ transplants - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

SYDNEY, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- A team of Australian scientists have made breakthrough to manage the most common viral infection associated with organ and ...


Single mom in need of second kidney transplant relying on faith to find donor - Fox News
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 16:31:22 GMT

Single mom in need of second kidney transplant relying on faith to find donor  Fox News

A Georgia mother who said she has relied on her faith to get her through several health crises is hoping that a second donor will step forward to provide a ...


Historic triple transplant forges forever bond between two recipients - Fox News
Sun, 06 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Historic triple transplant forges forever bond between two recipients  Fox News

Two strangers have become inextricably linked after undergoing back-to-back heart, liver and kidney transplants last month at the University of Chicago Medical ...


Harvey’s Heroes: Canyon Gate resident needs heart, double lung and kidney transplant - Chron
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 19:51:00 GMT

Harvey’s Heroes: Canyon Gate resident needs heart, double lung and kidney transplant  Chron

Audrey and Robert Matthew Markiton of Canyon Gate subdivision were among the 70 people honored last fall by Willow Fork Drainage District as Harvey's ...


12 Days Of Charitable Giving 2018: Children’s Organ Transplant Association - Forbes
Sat, 22 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

12 Days Of Charitable Giving 2018: Children’s Organ Transplant Association  Forbes

It's the eighth day of my 12 Days of Charitable Giving for 2018. Today's charity is The Children's Organ Transplant Association (COTA).


Ex-PawSox broadcaster Steve Hyder awaiting call for kidney transplant - The Providence Journal
Sat, 12 Jan 2019 15:05:00 GMT

Ex-PawSox broadcaster Steve Hyder awaiting call for kidney transplant  The Providence Journal

Life once revolved around sports for Hyder, the former radio voice of the Pawtucket Red Sox and Syracuse University basketball. Now, his days are centered on ...


Southern MN lung transplant recipient thankful for 'beautiful opportunity' of TV wedding - KIMT 3
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 04:51:00 GMT

Southern MN lung transplant recipient thankful for 'beautiful opportunity' of TV wedding  KIMT 3

"I just never imagined in our wildest dreams that we could've been given such a beautiful opportunity." Posted: Jan. 15, 2019 10:51 PM. Updated: Jan. 16, 2019 ...


Lawmaker demands reform of transplant network after Washington Post stories - Washington Post
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Lawmaker demands reform of transplant network after Washington Post stories  Washington Post

Sen. Todd C. Young (R-Ind.) said Thursday he would introduce legislation next year calling for greater oversight of the U.S. transplant network, contending ...


Royal Papworth Hospital celebrates 40 since first heart transplant | Ely and Soham News - Ely Standard
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 11:24:00 GMT

Royal Papworth Hospital celebrates 40 since first heart transplant | Ely and Soham News  Ely Standard

The day Royal Papworth Hospital made history was celebrated this week, marking 40 years since their first heart transplant.


St. Landry Parish woman gets new lease on life thanks to transplant - KATC Lafayette News
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 00:01:17 GMT

St. Landry Parish woman gets new lease on life thanks to transplant  KATC Lafayette News

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Maui family seeks help in preparing for young girl's double lung transplant - KITV Honolulu
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 07:24:00 GMT

Maui family seeks help in preparing for young girl's double lung transplant  KITV Honolulu

A move to Texas next week is bringing mixed emotions for a Maui teenager and her family. 17-year old Kamaile Paet has Cystic Fibrosis, and needs to undergo ...


Organ transplant shortage could be fixed by expanding donor pool - Washington Post
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Organ transplant shortage could be fixed by expanding donor pool  Washington Post

The system could recover more than twice as many organs by expanding the types of donors it pursues.


Incidences and oncological outcomes of urothelial carcinoma in kidney transplant recipients. - UroToday
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Incidences and oncological outcomes of urothelial carcinoma in kidney transplant recipients.  UroToday

We investigated to determine if there is an increased rate of urothelial carcinoma (UC) in kidney transplant (KT) recipients and to compare oncological outcomes ...


First pregnancy after robot-assisted uterus transplant - Science Daily
Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

First pregnancy after robot-assisted uterus transplant  Science Daily

Research on uterine transplantation is now supported by robotic surgery. This change has made operating on the donors considerably less invasive. After the ...


California mother who fought cancer while pregnant receives bone marrow transplant - WPVI-TV
Sun, 13 Jan 2019 15:45:00 GMT

California mother who fought cancer while pregnant receives bone marrow transplant  WPVI-TV

The California woman who fought cancer while pregnant with twins finally received her bone marrow transplant on Saturday.


Okinawa not to allow coral transplant from Henoko - NHK WORLD
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 10:12:39 GMT

Okinawa not to allow coral transplant from Henoko  NHK WORLD

Okinawa has decided not to allow the regional defense bureau to transplant corals from a site for the planned relocation of a US military base within the ...


Langley toddler with severe sun allergy receives liver transplant from her dad - Vancouver Sun
Sun, 13 Jan 2019 22:22:07 GMT

Langley toddler with severe sun allergy receives liver transplant from her dad  Vancouver Sun

The Lock family must remain in Toronto for six months as part of a complicated plan to give two-year-old Charlie a more normal life.


Face Transplant Patient Cameron Underwood Explains What It's Like to Live With Someone Else's Face - Health.com
Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Face Transplant Patient Cameron Underwood Explains What It's Like to Live With Someone Else's Face  Health.com

We asked 26-year-old face transplant patient Cameron Underwood what it's like to survive suicide and live with someone else's face. Read more here.


Federal Prison Worker Without Pay Cares For Husband In Need Of Heart Transplant - CBS Miami
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 03:34:12 GMT

Federal Prison Worker Without Pay Cares For Husband In Need Of Heart Transplant  CBS Miami

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter. MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Angela Dixon is a teacher at the Federal Correctional Institution in Miami-Dade. She hasn't ...


Lebanon High school student needs donor for second kidney transplant - Belleville News-Democrat
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 00:16:00 GMT

Lebanon High school student needs donor for second kidney transplant  Belleville News-Democrat

Lebanon high school athletic director Chad Cruthis' son, Jackson Cruthis, 14, needs a kidney transplant.


10-year-old Slocomb girl receives heart transplant - Dothan Eagle
Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

10-year-old Slocomb girl receives heart transplant  Dothan Eagle

A 10-year-old girl Slocomb Elementary School student is an example of just how someone can benefit from an organ donation.


Gut bacteria transplant shown to prevent deadly allergic reaction, giving hope for future treatment - The Independent
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 16:05:00 GMT

Gut bacteria transplant shown to prevent deadly allergic reaction, giving hope for future treatment  The Independent

A gut bacteria transplant could help pave the way to new treatments for common childhood food allergies after researchers showed it could prevent potentially ...


Students show support for classmate receiving bone marrow transplant - NTV
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 19:36:16 GMT

Students show support for classmate receiving bone marrow transplant  NTV

Over 100 students from 13 different schools and competing teams wore matching shirts to show support for a special sixth grade student from Bertrand. Garrett ...


Matchmaker: West Point toddler needs bone marrow transplant - Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 23:40:00 GMT

Matchmaker: West Point toddler needs bone marrow transplant  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

WEST POINT • One-year-old Mason Murphy is full of smiles, quick with a game of peek-a-boo and ready to drive toy cars across the coffee table.


Quadruple amputee given double hand transplant - BBC News
Wed, 09 Jan 2019 22:35:03 GMT

Quadruple amputee given double hand transplant  BBC News

A woman from Renfrewshire who had been waiting for a double hand transplant for five years has successfully undergone the surgery. Quadruple amputee ...


Visiongain Launches Report Examining the Potential in the $45bn Transplant Market content= - PR Newswire UK
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 10:00:00 GMT

Visiongain Launches Report Examining the Potential in the $45bn Transplant Market content=  PR Newswire UK

LONDON, January 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Transplant Market Forecast 2019-2029 Tissue Products, Immunosuppressive Drugs, Preservation Solutions ...


IPS students welcome third-grader back to school after kidney transplant - FOX 59 Indianapolis
Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

IPS students welcome third-grader back to school after kidney transplant  FOX 59 Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- An Indianapolis third-grader received a special welcome back to school on Tuesday -- less than three months after receiving a kidney ...


Niki Lauda: Former F1 world champion back in hospital five months after lung transplant - BBC Sport
Sun, 06 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Niki Lauda: Former F1 world champion back in hospital five months after lung transplant  BBC Sport

Three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda is in hospital in Vienna with influenza, five months after having a lung transplant.


Scots mum who got double hand transplant after having all four limbs amputated to save her life following - The Scottish Sun
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 23:18:00 GMT

Scots mum who got double hand transplant after having all four limbs amputated to save her life following  The Scottish Sun

CORINNE Hutton, 48, was left with no hands and feet after contracting the disease in 2013 but received a risky 12-hour op after eight limbs became available ...


Orlando heart transplant proposal dealt a setback - Gainesville Sun
Wed, 26 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Orlando heart transplant proposal dealt a setback  Gainesville Sun

Judge recommends denying Arnold Palmer Medical Center's request, pointing to the proximity of UF Health Shands Hospital in Gainesville, which operates a ...


African-Americans may live longer after liver transplant if their donors are the same race - ScienceBlog.com
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 14:31:00 GMT

African-Americans may live longer after liver transplant if their donors are the same race  ScienceBlog.com

Among African-American adults undergoing liver transplant to treat liver cancer, patients whose organ donor was also African-American lived significantly longer ...


Thousands of Women Are Born Without a Uterus. A New Procedure Offers Them Hope - TIME
Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Thousands of Women Are Born Without a Uterus. A New Procedure Offers Them Hope  TIME

The first U.S. baby born via uterus transplant just turned one. Here's what his life is like now — and how scientists see the future of the procedure.


4th kidney transplant is best Christmas present for Chesterfield man - Detroit Free Press
Mon, 24 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

4th kidney transplant is best Christmas present for Chesterfield man  Detroit Free Press

Michael Gerald got the best Christmas gift - a new lease on life - thanks to a fourth kidney transplant. A state police trooper donated the kidney.


Two men, one heart: Transplant links Baltimore homicide victim to Western Maryland retiree - Baltimore Sun
Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Two men, one heart: Transplant links Baltimore homicide victim to Western Maryland retiree  Baltimore Sun

Charles McAtee turned 60 last month, and he hasn't felt this good in years. He's back to pushing a snowblower around his Western Maryland home. He feels half ...


Mother: Upstate woman finds kidney donor, undergoing dialysis ahead of transplant - FOX Carolina
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 18:18:00 GMT

Mother: Upstate woman finds kidney donor, undergoing dialysis ahead of transplant  FOX Carolina

GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) – An Upstate woman suffering from kidney failure is scheduled to receive a new kidney soon, according to her mother.


Jan. 31 Charity Wrestling Night Will Unite West Branch and Curwensville | GantNews.com - GANT News
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 06:03:00 GMT

Jan. 31 Charity Wrestling Night Will Unite West Branch and Curwensville | GantNews.com  GANT News

Heart of a Champion Night Honors '68 Grad in Need of New Heart. MORRISDALE —On Thursday, Jan. 31, two teams, along with their fans, will come together ...


Hope was the message at Corey Pifer's Kidney transplant fundraiser - YourErie
Sun, 13 Jan 2019 21:36:00 GMT

Hope was the message at Corey Pifer's Kidney transplant fundraiser  YourErie

Corey Pifer found out that he had stage 4 kidney failure in July 2018 and later learned that he needed a kidney transplant. This news was shocking to his entire ...


Penguins celebrate fans they connected for kidney transplant - ESPN
Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Penguins celebrate fans they connected for kidney transplant  ESPN

After she found a kidney transplant match thanks to a viral tweet at a Penguins game, Kelly Sadowsky and her donor met the team.


Monroeville family celebrates 2 healthy years after young daughter's liver transplant - Tribune-Review
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 11:03:00 GMT

Monroeville family celebrates 2 healthy years after young daughter's liver transplant  Tribune-Review

It's been two years since a Monroeville girl born with a rare genetic disorder received a new liver, and her family couldn't be happier to be celebrating the ...


AHCT Consolidation Improves PFS in Younger Patients With Mantle Cell Lymphoma - OncLive
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 17:01:13 GMT

AHCT Consolidation Improves PFS in Younger Patients With Mantle Cell Lymphoma  OncLive

Within 6 months of receiving induction chemotherapy, consolidation treatment with autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation (AHCT) correlated with a ...


The year of the kidney transplant: Two families' stories of altruism in 2018 - Asbury Park Press
Mon, 31 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

The year of the kidney transplant: Two families' stories of altruism in 2018  Asbury Park Press

A Wall mom who received a kidney and a West Long Branch daughter who donated one reflect on a trend that is improving a lot of lives.


A serious illness, a rare transplant, and brighter hopes this Christmas for a Clarence family - Buffalo News
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

A serious illness, a rare transplant, and brighter hopes this Christmas for a Clarence family  Buffalo News

Diana Donnarumma plans to spend Christmas nestled inside the home where she grew up, enjoying the company of more than a dozen loved ones and a mutt ...


PM's pledge to baby Carter Cookson needing heart transplant - BBC News
Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

PM's pledge to baby Carter Cookson needing heart transplant  BBC News

Carter Cookson has been given five weeks to live unless he receives a new heart.


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