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Organ transplantation - Wikipedia


Organ transplantation is the moving of an organ from one body to another or from a donor site to another location on the person's own body, to replace the ...

Organ Transplantation: MedlinePlus


When you have an organ transplant, doctors remove an organ from another person and place it in your body. Read about the common organ transplants.

The Organ Transplant Process | organdonor.gov


Learn about the process of organ transplantation, from getting on the waiting list and the organ matching process to transplant rejection.

Organ Donation, Organ Donor Registry | organdonor.gov


Official government website for organ donation, transplants, and registration from the Division of Transplantation, HRSA, Dept. of HHS.

OPTN: Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network - OPTN


The OPTN is operated under contract with the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services by the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS). This Web site ...

Learn about the History of Transplant - OPTN - Organ Procurement ...


Researchers experimented with organ transplantation on animals and humans in the 18th century. There were many failures over the years, but by the mid-20th ...

WHO | Human organ transplantation


Organ transplantation is often the only treatment for end state organ failure, such as liver and heart failure. Although end stage renal disease patients can be ...

History of Organ Donation & Transplants | LiveOnNY


Learn about the history of organ transplants and donation including the first organ transplant! The Donor Network provides a timeline of important events.

About Organ Transplantation | LiveOnNY Organ Donation Network


Learn about organ and tissue transplants from the New York Organ Donor Network. Find the facts and share your knowledge of transplantation with others!

How Organ Transplants Work | HowStuffWorks


Today, most organ transplants are relatively safe procedures. Learn about living and cadaverous organ donors and how organs are matched to recipients.

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Organ Transplants: What You Need to Know - WebMD


Jan 10, 2016 ... If you've just been told you need an organ transplant, WebMD's overview of organ transplantation can help you make the decisions you need to ...

Organ Donation Facts & Info | Organ Transplants | Cleveland Clinic


Learn about the organ donation and transplantation here, including who can be an organ donor, what tissues can be transplanted and more from the Cleveland ...

UNOS: Home


Nonprofit organization which coordinates U.S. organ transplant activities. The UNOS Web site contains information and statistics about organ transplantation.