Parents donate baby's organs

January 20, 2015 8:43 AM

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Parents donate baby's organs

The first organ donation from a newborn baby in the UK has taken place. The donation of the baby's kidneys and cells from the liver took place at Hammersmith hospital in west London recently, with medics claiming there is potential for more successful transplants.

Doctors have successfully transplanted organs from a new-born baby, who died six days after birth, to two patients who are both doing well, it was revealed last night.

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