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Lowering Rejection Risk in Organ Transplants (pkg)

Among the more than 120,000 Americans waiting for an organ transplant, thousands are told their likelihood of rejection is too high to take the risk. However, at Mayo Clinic, some of these highly-sensitized patients are still being given their second chance at life. Dennis Douda shows us how.   [TRT [...]

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Heartfelt Gratitude - Update on Alyssa Sandeen's Heart Transplant

Update from heart transplant recipient Alyssa Sandeen’s family: Alyssa Sandeen, 23, of Mankato, Minn., who received her second heart transplant on Thursday, June 27, is doing well, according to her father, Chris, and her surgeon, Richard Daly, M.D.  Alyssa remains in the intensive care unit at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., which Dr. [...]

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23-Year-Old Patient Receives Second Heart Transplant

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DXOEeZAVtvw&feature=youtu.be&hd=1 Alyssa Sandeen, 23, of Mankato, Minn., received a heart transplant on Thursday, June 27; she has been hospitalized at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., since November 2012. “We are very happy for her, to get this second chance – this gift of life,” said Alyssa’s dad, Chris Sandeen, less than 24 [...]

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