Transplant first: Organ donation from UK newborn

January 20, 2015 4:23 AM

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Transplant first: Organ donation from UK newborn

Doctors have performed the first organ transplants from a newborn in the UK.

In a procedure described as a milestone in neonatal care, a six-day-old baby girl's kidneys and liver cells were given to two separate recipients after her heart stopped beating.

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