University of Maryland Medical Center

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Johns Hopkins To Offer Face Transplants

This spring, the University of Maryland Medical Center became the first in the state to perform a face transplant. And now, Johns Hopkins Hospital gets the green light to offer this medical breakthrough as well.


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Baltimore Braces For High Temperatures As Heat Wave Hits Md.

Another heat wave is making its way across Maryland. A Heat Advisory is in effect for the entire region. Temperatures are soaring toward the triple digit mark.


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University Of Maryland Medical Center Patient With Artificial Heart Receives Heart Transplant

There’s a breakthrough at the University of Maryland Medical Center. For the first time ever in Maryland, a patient with an artificial heart receives a heart transplant.


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3 Inmates Hurt Working Road Crew Detail

Maryland State Police say three state prison inmates working a road crew were injured when a car sideswiped a trailer the inmates were on.


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Maryland Doctors Save West Virginia Teen’s Life By Giving Her A Lung Transplant

A teenager from a high school in West Virginia will be able to go to her senior prom, thanks to doctors in Maryland.


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Virginia Man Injured In Gun Accident Gets New Face

Doctors make medical history here in Baltimore. For the first time, Maryland surgeons transplant an entire human face.



University Of Maryland Medical Center Performs Full Face Transplant

Doctors at the University of Maryland Medical Center have completed a facial transplant.


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4 Accused Of Stealing Md. Hospital Patients’ IDs

A federal grand jury has indicted a former employee of the University of Maryland Medical Center and three others in what prosecutors say was a scheme to steal patients’ identities.


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Triple Kidney Swap Donors, Recipients Meet

Friday was a first time meeting like none other for six Marylanders. Three kidney transplant recipients met their three donors.


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U. Of Md. Medical Center ‘Tops Off’ Trauma Tower

The University of Maryland Medical Center is celebrating the completion of its new trauma care tower.


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Wife’s Gift From The Heart Saves Husband’s Life

It’s a Valentine’s love story about a present money can’t buy.




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