Indiana Twp. liver transplant recipient, 2, takes steps toward normal life – Tribune-Review

This was originally published on this siteLucas Goeller is a celebrity in these hallways. He’s king of the corridors in a three-wheeled bicycle stroller, manned by his dad, Rick, as they explore the nooks and crannies of Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh in Lawrenceville. Doctors, nurses, desk workers and patients alike call out the 2-year-old liver Read more about Indiana Twp. liver transplant recipient, 2, takes steps toward normal life – Tribune-Review[…]

1-year-old from Columbia braves illness, awaits liver transplant – Columbia Missourian

This was originally published on this site COLUMBIA — Xander Barr is affectionately referred to as “Xander the Brave” by family and friends. The 1-year-old was diagnosed with Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome, a childhood overgrowth disorder, right after was born in January 2014. Three months later, he was diagnosed with hepatoblastoma, a rare form of liver cancer. Read more about 1-year-old from Columbia braves illness, awaits liver transplant – Columbia Missourian[…]

Liver transplant as a baby: Teenager sends moving letter of thanks – OR-Politics.com

This was originally published on this siteAs Ashli Taylor from Temple in the US state of Texas is in the subject Creative Writing should deal with the issue of thanksgiving, and know the 15-year-old immediately wants whom they thank. The girl was born with a rare liver disease. Even before her first birthday, her condition Read more about Liver transplant as a baby: Teenager sends moving letter of thanks – OR-Politics.com[…]

2-year-old awaits lifesaving liver transplant – ABC17News.com

This was originally published on this siteCOLUMBIA, Mo. – For almost two years, his entire life, Xander Barr has been a fighter. “He hits like Mike Tyson back in the day. I mean the kid’s got a fist on him,” said his father, Bob Barr. Xander’s fight began before he was even born. Doctors diagnosed Read more about 2-year-old awaits lifesaving liver transplant – ABC17News.com[…]

Ellwood City girl stable, sedated after multiple organ transplant – Timesonline.com

This was originally published on this siteELLWOOD CITY — Kyree Beachem’s loved ones didn’t gather for Thanksgiving dinner as planned. They shared no turkey, no stuffing. But this was better. The Ellwood City girl finally was undergoing a multiple organ transplant hoped to save her life, a rare procedure that was no guarantee to ever Read more about Ellwood City girl stable, sedated after multiple organ transplant – Timesonline.com[…]

Transplant patient donates toys to hospital – KARE

This was originally published on this site Transplant patient donates toys to hospital(Photo: KARE) MINNEAPOLIS — Vivica Loyd’s ability to push through her pain is remarkable. Twice per week she has physical therapy. Plus, numerous test with needles poking and prodding her tender skin. She’s 15 years old and needs another kidney transplant. Her first Read more about Transplant patient donates toys to hospital – KARE[…]