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zion harvey

Maryland Boy With Double-Hand Transplant Leaves Hospital

An 8-year-old boy who became the youngest patient to receive a double-hand transplant has left the Philadelphia hospital where the procedure was done and was returning to his Maryland home.

08/26/2015

zion harvey

Boy Who Lost Hands To Infection Gets Double Hand Transplant

A Baltimore County boy makes history, becoming the first child in the world to have a double hand transplant.

07/28/2015

doug wetzel

Md. Man Recovering After His Body Gives Out During Triathlon

A heat stroke caused his organs to fail, requiring an emergency transplant.

06/03/2015

File photo of IV bags. (Photo by BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

After Transplant, Md. Woman Finds Chance At Life

Sweat beaded on Debra Long’s brow and dripped down her face. She clutched her red Gatorade bottle, stepping out of the 90-degree heat and into the air-conditioned lobby of a building on the campus of St. John Catholic Church.

07/20/2014

maddie

Donations Pouring In To Help Little Girl Waiting To Get A Heart Transplant

In North America, about 100 times a year, a heart is transplanted into a child four and younger. Now, a little girl from Baltimore is waiting for her chance.

01/02/2014

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See New Photo: Face Transplant Patient Celebrates Life In Public

His story is both tragic and amazing. A Virginia man who had a face transplant in Baltimore has a new outlook on life.

06/28/2013

teresa

6-Year-Old Fighting For Her Life After New Heart Stops Beating

A Catonsville family is praying for a miracle. Their daughter, who just received her second heart transplant, is on life support.

06/19/2013

rabies

CDC Probes Mystery Of Rabies Transplant Survivors

The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is trying to understand why three of the four people who got organs from a rabies-infected donor in 2011 didn’t develop the disease, the agency’s top rabies expert said Wednesday.

04/03/2013

rabies

23 Urged To Get Rabies Shot After Transplant Death

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says at least 23 people have been urged to get rabies shots following the disclosure that four patients received organs from an infected donor.

03/20/2013

rabies

N.C. Airman At Center Of Rabies Case Was Outdoorsman

A North Carolina woman said Monday that her child’s father is the Air Force aviation mechanic whose rabies-infected organs were transplanted into other recipients, including a Maryland man who died.

03/18/2013

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High-Tech Transplant Procedure For Hair Loss

Two-thirds of American men experience hair loss by age 35.

02/04/2013

Brendan Marrocco

Soldier Who Lost 4 Limbs Has Double-Arm Transplant At Hopkins

The first soldier to survive after losing all four limbs in the Iraq war has received a double-arm transplant.

01/28/2013

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