Transplant News from June 8th from 04:43:
- Heart transplant girl, 1, returns home after four months being kept alive on mechanical hearts | Mail Online – A baby girl who waited months for a heart transplant has finally been allowed to return home.
Twelve-month-old Llana Qazi was diagnosed last October and then kept alive by five different mechanical hearts because doctors in Tyneside could not keep her stable.
Her family faced an agonised four-month wait until Llana was operated on at the end of February.
Her family are now planning family trips and a party to celebrate.
Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2155338/Heart-transplant-girl-1-returns-home-months-kept-alive-mechanical-hearts.html#ixzz1xApiMIpn