Published in Hematology Week, July 20th, 2009
Surgeries were performed on four separate days at Henry Ford, The Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Integris Baptist Medical Center in Oklahoma City and Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis as donated kidneys were transported by airplane to their intended recipients under a Kidney Paired Donation.
It is believed to be the largest series of kidney paired donation procedures performed in the United States. All eight donors - five women and three men...
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