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Biopsy-detected injury in donated kidneys was modestly associated with a delay in organ function in the first week after transplantation, but only for donor kidneys already known to be at high risk.
Medical researchers at the University of Texas Medical Branch have announced the development of the first-ever human lungs grown in a laboratory.
National Donor Day Spreads the Word About Organ Donation on February 14 DENVER, Feb.
NEW YORK, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This Valentine's Day, hold the roses and chocolate.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas, Feb.
Patients waiting for liver transplants who develop hepatopulmonary syndrome (HPS), a lung disorder associated with end-stage liver disease, are eligible to move up on the wait list.
Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute achieves another regional first CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb.
Local organization announces increase in registered donors and lives saved through donation SAN ANTONIO, Feb.
New Alternative for DC Residents Seeking Transplant WASHINGTON, Jan 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The George Washington University Hospital is pleased to announce
In the largest retrospective study to date using data from the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) database for adult double-lung transplants, Temple University School of Medicine researchers have shown that there is no statistically significant difference between rejection and mortality rates among double-lung transplant recipients when their transplanted organs came from donors whose blood-type was identical or compatible to their own.
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