World's oldest transplant patient told new heart would last decade - 35 years ago

medicolo posted 8 months ago

Ex-Scotland Yard chief David Aggat was told the transplant could buy him 10 more years when he was given heart of a 14-year-old girl

policeman David …

Hello! What are your thoughts? Let us know by logging in or creating an account.
By creating an account, you can come back where you left off. You can also create posts like these and also share the stories you love.

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.

Suggested Topics in Heart Transplant