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Hair transplant will be broadcast live on TheBaldTruth.com on July 30, 2012 at 11:00 a.m.
Liver failure patient enjoys new lease on life after Stanford surgeons transplanted a portion of her sister’s liver, which later regenerated into the full-size organ. Stanford,
Two men with longstanding HIV infections no longer have detectable HIV in their blood cells following bone marrow transplants.
A kidney transplant is the best treatment for kidney failure, which afflicts 2 million people worldwide.
Stem cell research has made yet another stride, as one boy who received a trachea is showing a remarkable recovery.
The artificial heart, a mechanical heart replacement, is typically used in order to bridge the time to heart transplant or to replace the heart in case a transplant is impossible. Often ventricular assist devices are confused with mechanical hearts because the assist the heart through pumps. They are also different from a cardiopulmonary bypass machine which is an external device used to provide the function of the heart and lungs. CPBs are usually only used for a few hours at a time,...
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