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my daugther had an accident last year,which it decided to take it out.now her 1 eye is an artificial,and we wanted it to have her a eye so she can be normal whe she grow up,is there posible that we can replace her artificial into a real ...
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Hello Friends, I have been following the forum for quite some time. After reading the posts I get a bit of confidence and hope every time. I had been diagnosed of Overlap syndrome (Autoimmune hepatitis and Primary Bilary Cirrhosis)...
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my son had undergone glocuma surgery and doctor said 90% of that eye has damaged. I want to know his another eye will effect glocuma . And is there any provision for transplantation eye for that.
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Can i regain vision in my left eye after 2 failed corneal transplants?
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I have niece, she's 4 years old suffering from Congenital Blindness / Bilateral Optic Nerve Aplasia. I would like to know if there is whole eye transplantation is possible under the case. I can send more details, like medical record...
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shall the whole eye transplant or not . coumplete eye ball transplant plese guidw me if there is any tratment for such injury
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I had a Liver transplant about 2 years ago. I have AETNA insurance and did not change any policy this year from the last year. I used to pay $10 copay for 3 months of supply of Tacrolimus. This year is different ! Tacrolimus is c...
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My docs are doing a workup for a heart transplant. I have had a successful ablation for my VT recently and so far have been doing well. We are exploring this as an option for the near future. Has anyone out there recently had a transplan...
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I know that is possible to replace parts someone's eye with part of an other person's eye, but my question is this; if someone were to replace parts of a subject's (lets call them Sub A) eye with parts that came from a functional tetrach...
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Hi I had renal transplantation on 14/5/2014 my age is 31 years I am male , my creatine level is 1.00 but Tacrolimus level is 16.7
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My very good friend has recently been diagnosed with end stage liver failure. He has Hepatitis C, Cirrhosis, Emphysema and COPD. His meld number was 14. His main symptom has been lethargy (he sleeps a lot) but recently he has been exp...
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i m 24 year old. when i was at the age of 3 year. there is infection in my right eye. so doctor has advise to remove. so that time i was removed . now i want to transplant original eye. is it possible..?
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My mom had a living donor liver transplant back in January 2010 in China. in 2013 she started her HCV treatment and since they she has been un-detected for HCV (HCV free). She did pretty good after the transplant for about ~3 years. In ...
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I had cataract surgery on my left eye 2 1/2 months ago and the right eye 1 1/2 months ago. the left eye waters all the time. the right eye is fine. everything is blurry and I do not see as well in the left eye. my doctor said it is d...
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Hi All, Just got off of the phone with my TP coordinator and got some disturbing news... My ALT and AST having been rising rather rapidly in the past 10 days or so and... They want me to come in asap for an ultrasound and a PCR....
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Are they doing uterus transplant in the us ? I would do anything to be able to have a baby with my husband but had to have a hysterectomy about a year and a half ago due to cancer. .
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Steve Jobs - Apple Computers (originally had a tumor in his pancreas, which then spread to the liver before he died) David Crosby - Crosby Stills & Nash (he’s still touring) John Phillips - The Mamas and Papas Evel Kneivel - Motorcycl...
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Hello All, The good news is that I got my new liver on August 23rd, 2014 - surgery want well and I am recovering quickly. However this past Friday I learned that my donor was CMV+, and that I am CMV-. This is not good because no...
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My husband had a liver transplant 5 months ago due to acute liver failure. He had a rough course and was in the ICU for 2.5 months. He has been improving, but last weekend was in the hospital because of kidney injury due to prograf...
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No one could explain to me why, but after only one month on the list, I got a liver! It could be that I was that sick. I gained 42 lbs. of fluid due to Ascites. I also had a TIPS procedure which unfortunately didn't make any difference a...
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