Organ transplantation is a medical procedure in which an organ is removed from
one body and placed in the body of a recipient, to replace a damaged or ...
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.
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 ...
In 1954, the kidney was the first human organ to be transplanted successfully.
Liver, heart and pancreas transplants were successfully performed by the ...
Organ transplantation is the process of surgically transferring a donated organ to
someone diagnosed with organ failure. Many diseases can lead to organ ...
Nonprofit organization which coordinates U.S. organ transplant activities. The
UNOS Web site contains information and statistics about organ transplantation.
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...