Transplant


Doctors Grow New Ear on Man’s Arm for Transplant

Doctors Grow New Ear on Man’s Arm for Transplant

Once fully grown, the ear will be attached to patient's head, who lost his ear in a car accident...

Nov 13 2016, 2:58am CST

Healthy Stool Transplant May Treat Colitis

Healthy Stool Transplant May Treat Colitis

It has been proved that fecal implants may help solve problems of the bowel such as ulcerative colitis....

May 24 2016, 8:53am CDT

Thomas Manning is the First American to Get a Penis Transplant

Thomas Manning is the First American to Get a Penis Transplant

A man named Thomas Manning is the first American citizen to get what happens to be a penis transplant on US soil....

May 16 2016, 10:00am CDT

Cyborg Heart Patch May Treat Diseased Heart Without Transplant

Cyborg Heart Patch May Treat Diseased Heart Without Transplant

A cyborg cardiac patch may prove to be helpful in alleviating heart disease in the future....

Mar 16 2016, 11:35am CDT

America's First Uterus Transplant Fails

America's First Uterus Transplant Fails

The first uterus transplant that took place in America turned out to be a failure. The tissues that were implanted into the fem...

Mar 10 2016, 7:15am CST

First US Uterus Transplant Patient Thanks Donor Family

First US Uterus Transplant Patient Thanks Donor Family

The first of the uterus transplant patients in the US thanks the donor’s family for the organ and says she will be able to know...

Mar 8 2016, 10:46am CST

Uterus Transplant at Cleveland Clinic is First in United States

Uterus Transplant at Cleveland Clinic is First in United States

Surgeons at the Cleveland Clinic performed the Nation's first Uterus transplant....

Feb 26 2016, 2:28am CST

Johns Hopkins to Perform First Organ Transplant between Two HIV Patients

Johns Hopkins to Perform First Organ Transplant between Two HIV Patients

The Johns Hopkins Hospital has been billed to perform organ transplants between one HIV patient and another – the first of its...

Feb 11 2016, 8:55am CST

First US Penis Transplant planned for Wounded Soldier

First US Penis Transplant planned for Wounded Soldier

There are among other surgical procedures, penis transplants in the cards for wounded troops....

Dec 7 2015, 4:47am CST

First Uterus Transplant in U.S. Gives Hope to Infertile Women

First Uterus Transplant in U.S. Gives Hope to Infertile Women

Infertile females may soon kiss their worries goodbye. They can get ready for uterus implants in the United States....

Nov 15 2015, 9:52pm CST

Lamar Odom won’t Need A Kidney Transplant and Dialysis Now

Lamar Odom won’t Need A Kidney Transplant and Dialysis Now

Lamar Odom’s concern about kidneys is faltering as he was taken off dialysis and said to not need kidney transplant anymore....

Oct 30 2015, 10:46am CDT

Lamar Odom Needs Kidney Transplant?

Lamar Odom Needs Kidney Transplant?

Lamar Odom’s kidneys are not recovering as anticipated and he is receiving dialysis everyday which will eventually lead to a ki...

Oct 21 2015, 7:37am CDT

Lung Transplant Recipient Medicine Increases Risk for Skin Cancer, Death

Lung Transplant Recipient Medicine Increases Risk for Skin Cancer, Death

A medicine that got rid of fungal infections in lung transplant recipients may in turn lead to a greater risk of tumors....

Sep 3 2015, 6:32pm CDT

Women Gives Birth After Her Childhood's Frozen Ovarian Tissue Transplant

Women Gives Birth After Her Childhood's Frozen Ovarian Tissue Transplant

Frozen ovarian tissue transplant led to a baby’s birth in case of a woman who had the ovarian tissue frozen at the age of 13....

Jun 10 2015, 5:27am CDT

Valery Spiridonov is set to be World's first full Head Transplant Patient

Valery Spiridonov is set to be World's first full Head Transplant Patient

30-year-old computer scientist was born with Werdnig-Hoffman has been revealed by controversial surgeon Dr Sergio Canavero as f...

Apr 8 2015, 7:49am CDT

American Man Receives World's Most Extensive Face Transplant

American Man Receives World's Most Extensive Face Transplant

Most extensive face transplant ever performed...

Mar 28 2012, 12:43pm CDT