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Toddler Receives Mother’s Kidney, Part Of Liver In Pioneering Transplant

Surgeons at the Vatican children’s hospital in Rome have carried out a pioneering operation in which a Lebanese woman’s kidney and part of her liver were transplanted in her 30-month-old son, who suffers from a rare metabolic disorder.¬†Doctors at the Bambin Gesu hospital performed path-breaking laparoscopic surgery on the left… Read more »