Italian Boy Becomes Youngest Patient Bridged to Transplant with the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart – Business Wire (press release)

This was originally published on this site Business Wire (press release) Italian Boy Becomes Youngest Patient Bridged to Transplant with the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart Business Wire (press release) Andrei, 12, is the world’s youngest patient to be bridged to transplant with the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart. He is pictured after his heart transplant with Read more about Italian Boy Becomes Youngest Patient Bridged to Transplant with the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart – Business Wire (press release)[…]

Redding baby gets a lifesaving heart transplant – KRCRTV.COM

This was originally published on this site KRCRTV.COM Redding baby gets a lifesaving heart transplant KRCRTV.COM REDDING, Calif. – A baby boy born with a heart defect got a heart transplant on Friday. Brayden McQuillan, who is five months old, was born with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome meaning his left side of his heart was Read more about Redding baby gets a lifesaving heart transplant – KRCRTV.COM[…]

698 beads tell the story of baby’s heart transplant – Wichita Eagle

This was originally published on this site Wichita Eagle 698 beads tell the story of baby’s heart transplant Wichita Eagle But her aortic arch had to be reconstructed for transplant, making an already-tricky newborn transplant even more complicated. Only 22 heart centers in the world do more than 10 infant heart transplants each year. St. Read more about 698 beads tell the story of baby’s heart transplant – Wichita Eagle[…]

Young Calgary cancer patient recovering from liver transplant needs ‘a miracle’ – Globalnews.ca

This was originally published on this site Globalnews.ca Young Calgary cancer patient recovering from liver transplant needs ‘a miracle’ Globalnews.ca A Calgary family whose GoFundMe was able to raise over $300,000 to pay for an out-of-country liver transplant for their three-year-old daughter posted an update to Greta Marofke’s recovery, but it wasn’t the news loved Read more about Young Calgary cancer patient recovering from liver transplant needs ‘a miracle’ – Globalnews.ca[…]

Brianna’s heart: Taunton student who had transplant wants to be a nurse – Enterprise News

This was originally published on this siteSara Cline @saraclinenews TAUNTON — Dilated cardiomyopathy, Rituxan, arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia, post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder and heart transplant. Many people have never heard of most of these terms, let alone use them in their day-to-day vocabulary. But for Brianna Seaver, a 17-year-old senior at Taunton High School, these words Read more about Brianna’s heart: Taunton student who had transplant wants to be a nurse – Enterprise News[…]

Nora’s Home celebrates expansion, helps more transplant patients and their families – CW39

This was originally published on this siteNora’s Home celebrates expansion, helps more transplant patients and their families HOUSTON – On June 9, Nora’s Home, a place for organ failure and transplant patients receiving care in the Texas Medical Center, has expanded their location, making the center’s capacity twice as large.  Now, more families can be helped. Read more about Nora’s Home celebrates expansion, helps more transplant patients and their families – CW39[…]

New calculator can estimate success of kidney transplant outcome – Deccan Chronicle

This was originally published on this siteWashington D.C.: The US researchers have developed a calculator, which can estimate the functioning of a kidney after transplantation. The study says, that the calculator estimates the likelihood that a given patient who receives a kidney transplant from a particular living donor would have a functioning kidney 5 and Read more about New calculator can estimate success of kidney transplant outcome – Deccan Chronicle[…]