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  • patient
  • An immunological syndrome featuring transverse myelitis, Evans syndrome and pulmonary infiltrates after unrelated bone marrow transplant in a patient with severe aplastic anemia. (ebscohost.com)
  • A patient with severe aplastic anemia underwent a matched unrelated bone marrow transplant, following which he developed a complex autoimmune syndrome. (ebscohost.com)
  • organs
  • Four other transplants failed after the surgery, and the organs had to be removed, said Dr. Giuliano Testa, principal investigator of the research project and surgical chief of abdominal transplantation. (nytimes.com)
  • EVER SINCE DOCTORS PERFORMED the first successful kidney transplant in Boston in 1954 -- from one identical twin to another -- the biggest worry in the field has been finding enough organs for the tens of thousands of people who linger on waiting lists each year. (latimes.com)
  • Transplant specialists say the availability of organs from donors with hepatitis C is easing the chronic shortage of organs. (newsday.com)
  • But transplants of hepatitis C-infected organs have increased dramatically. (newsday.com)
  • In 2013, 482 hepatitis C-positive organs were used in transplants, according to UNOS data. (newsday.com)
  • By last year, 1,491 of the 37,795 organs used in transplants had tested positive for hepatitis C. (newsday.com)
  • In a grim irony, the increase in organs available for transplants is caused in part by the opioid epidemic engulfing the United States. (newsday.com)
  • Those two data points -- the sharp increase in hepatitis C and the surge of opioid deaths -- suggest that many more organs may be available for transplants. (newsday.com)
  • At the present time, some organs, notably the brain and its constituent lobes and subdivisions, cannot be transplanted, and even if possible (recently, research has been done into the subject), would be very controversial for many. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Government of India passed the Transplantation of Human Organs (Amendment) Act in 2011 which laid down a set of prerequisites for hospitals to get registered as transplant centres. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Act defines a "Transplant Coordinator" as a person appointed by the hospital for coordinating all matters relating to removal or transplantation of human organs or tissues or both and for assisting the authority for removal of human organs. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Transplantation of Human Organs (Amendment) Act, 2011 has made Transplant Coordinator nomination mandatory before a hospital is registered as a transplant hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • Transplanted organs are often acquired from a cadaver (usually a host who had succumbed to trauma), whose tissues had already sustained ischemia or inflammation. (wikipedia.org)
  • The National Transplant Organization (Spanish: OrganizaciĆ³n Nacional de Trasplantes, ONT) is an institution belonging to the Spanish Ministry of Health, Social Services and Equality, put in charge of developing the competencies related with provision and clinical utilization of organs, tissues and cells. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2016
  • The woman who gave birth at Baylor was the fourth to receive a transplant there, in September 2016. (nytimes.com)
  • citation needed] 2004 - Fitness to Practice 2007 - The Black and White Menstrual Show (DVD of performance) 2008 - Unfit to Practise 2009 - In Theatre (Live recorded album) 2010 - Have Yourself a Sweary Little Christmas 2013 - Specimens 2016 - The Remains of Tom Lehrer Amateur Transplants toured the UK in 2007 with "The Black and White Menstrual Show" which resulted in their first DVD. (wikipedia.org)
  • livers
  • Weeks later, it was revealed that yet another center, UC Irvine, was turning down livers for transplant at two to three times the rate of other hospitals because it didn't have enough full-time surgeons -- issues it failed to disclose to patients and regulatory officials. (latimes.com)
  • centers
  • Participating BMT CTN investigators collaborate through an organization designed to maintain continuity of operations, to facilitate effective communication and cooperation among participating transplant centers and with collaborators at the National Institutes of Health, and to offer trials participation to patients in all regions of the U.S. (emmes.com)
  • Thousands of people are alive today because of the work of transplant centers around the country. (latimes.com)
  • surgeon
  • The heart transplant is complete after the surgeon closes your chest. (nih.gov)
  • Dr. Liza Johannesson, a uterus transplant surgeon who left the Swedish team to join Baylor's group, said the birth in Dallas was particularly important because it showed that success was not limited to the hospital in Gothenburg. (nytimes.com)
  • centres
  • Transplant Centres are located at: Vancouver General Hospital St. Paul's Hospital (Vancouver) British Columbia Children's Hospital Regional Clinics are located at: Fraser Health Transplant Clinic Kamloops Royal Inland Hospital Kelowna General Hospital Penticton Regional Hospital Prince George Regional Hospital Trail's Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital Victoria's Royal Jubilee Hospital Nanaimo Kidney Care & Transplant Clinic Created in 1985. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • On October 6, 2017, Transplants announced the track list for Take Cover. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the film Get Out (2017), written and directed by Jordan Peele, a young, white woman, Rose Armitage, lures her young, black boyfriend, Chris Washington, to her family's estate to be auctioned-off for a brain transplant procedure that enables older, white residents of the Armitage community to obtain a pseudo-immortality in a black person's body. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • Most heart transplants are done on patients who have end-stage heart failure, a condition in which your heart is severely damaged or weakened, and on people who have failed other treatment options. (nih.gov)
  • In rare instances, heart transplant may be performed at the same time as lung transplant in patients who have severe heart and lung disease. (nih.gov)
  • Some patients who have a heart transplant that fails may be eligible for another transplant. (nih.gov)
  • At Baylor, eight women have had transplants, including the new mother, in a clinical trial designed to include 10 patients. (nytimes.com)
  • The clinic halted its program for an extended period, but has restarted it and has patients awaiting transplants, a spokeswoman, Victoria Vinci, said. (nytimes.com)
  • Last week, Times reporters Charles Ornstein and Tracy Weber revealed that Kaiser Permanente in San Francisco put patients at risk when it hastily started a kidney transplant program in 2004 and forced members waiting for transplants elsewhere to join it. (latimes.com)
  • Kaiser Permanente now says that its patients can go outside its network for transplants, and its top official in Northern California has officially apologized. (latimes.com)
  • After a heart transplant, patients need small samples of their heart tissue tested on a regular basis. (redorbit.com)
  • We've been able to transplant 50 more hearts into patients on the waiting list," Schlendorf said. (newsday.com)
  • procedure
  • A brain transplant or whole-body transplant is a procedure in which the brain of one organism is transplanted into the body of another. (wikipedia.org)
  • A 2009 study found that fecal microbiota transplant was an effective and simple procedure that was more cost-effective than continued antibiotic administration and reduced the incidence of antibiotic resistance. (wikipedia.org)
  • surgeons
  • In 1998, a team of surgeons from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center attempted to transplant a group of brain cells to Alma Cerasini, who had suffered a severe stroke that caused the loss of mobility in her right limbs as well as limited speech. (wikipedia.org)
  • heart
  • You may be eligible for heart transplant surgery if you have severe heart disease that does not respond to other treatments. (nih.gov)
  • If a match is found, you will need to have your heart transplant surgery right away. (nih.gov)
  • Heart transplant surgery will be done in a hospital. (nih.gov)
  • Practicing good hygiene, obtaining routine vaccines, and making healthy lifestyle choices are very important after a heart transplant to reduce your risk of infection. (nih.gov)
  • Heart transplant has some serious risks. (nih.gov)
  • Cardiac allograft vasculopathy is a common and serious complication of heart transplant. (nih.gov)
  • Despite these risks, heart transplant has a good success rate that has improved over many decades of research. (nih.gov)
  • Mechanical circulatory support, possibly from left ventricular assist devices, may be an alternative to heart transplant. (nih.gov)
  • A 2012 Miss Universe Canada winner included BC Transplant Society as one of her charity promotions due to a cousin donating his heart. (wikipedia.org)
  • another
  • He stated: "In the upcoming years, I hope to make another Transplants album. (wikipedia.org)
  • The term legal transplant was coined in the 1970s by the Scottish-American legal scholar W.A.J. 'Alan' Watson to indicate the moving of a rule or a system of law from one country to another (A. Watson, Legal Transplants: An Approach to Comparative Law, Edinburgh, 1974). (wikipedia.org)
  • typically
  • Non-containerized transplants are typically grown in greenhouse ground beds or benches, outdoors in-ground with row covers and hotbeds, and in-ground in the open field. (wikipedia.org)
  • medical
  • This was the first birth after a uterus transplant in the United States, at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas. (nytimes.com)
  • It is, of course, important to allow doctors and hospitals to innovate and experiment with medical procedures such as transplants, and too much oversight can be stifling. (latimes.com)
  • In 1982, Dr. Dorothy T. Krieger, chief of endocrinology at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City, achieved success with a partial brain transplant in mice. (wikipedia.org)
  • Transplant" is the second episode of the eighth season of the American television medical drama series House and the 157th overall episode of the series and features the introduction of Charlyne Yi as Dr. Chi Park. (wikipedia.org)
  • surgery
  • I am not really sure but I think that a transplant is a viable option to anyone who is healthy enough to go thru such a major surgery. (angelfire.com)
  • Experts believe that the transplants could provide a new form of spinal surgery to alleviate the chronic back pain caused by the degeneration of spinal discs between the vertebrae. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • species
  • A transplant experiment, also known as a common garden experiment, is an experiment to test the effect of environment by moving two species from their native environments into a common environment. (wikipedia.org)