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Organ transplantation


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.

Organ Transplants: What You Need to Know - WebMD


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 make.

UNOS: Home


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

organdonor.gov | Organ Transplantation: The Process


Organ transplantation is the process of surgically transferring a donated organ into a patient with end-stage organ failure.

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 ...

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


Unfortunately, the need for organ transplants continues to exceed the supply of organs. But as medical technology improves and more donors become available,  ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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