Heartbreak as Derry girl passes away aged 11 while waiting on heart transplant

medicolo posted 8 months ago

A young Irish girl who was the face of an organ donation campaign has passed away while waiting on a heart transplant.

Little Aimee Brady spent her …

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Posted in Heart Transplant

Heart transplant is a surgical procedure that is relevant to those with congenital heart diseases. It involves the donation of the heart from a donor to a recipient, the donor being usually deceased. Immunosuppressants are usually administered after the  surgery, during the period in which doctors wait to see whether the recipient will accept the graft or not.

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