Transplant Surgery

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Boy, 4, Doing Well After Transplant, To Be Guest Of Honor At Wounded Warrior Event

One of two little boys who received organs from a girl who passed away in Nebraska is doing well enough to leave the hospital for a few hours on Saturday.

07/17/2015

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Liver Transplant Patient’s Mom Thankful As Community Supports Blood Drive

The Pittsburgh community has come through after a special request from a sick little boy and his family. It all came together Friday at the Petersen Events Center in Oakland.

07/10/2015

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Family Giving Back, Holding Blood Drive After Boy’s Life-Saving Transplant

A little boy who underwent a life-saving liver transplant has received a lot of attention. Now, his family is giving back.

07/09/2015

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Salvation Army Co-Workers Reunite After Kidney Transplant, Both Doing Well

It has been nearly a month since a Salvation Army employee gave a co-worker a second chance at life.

07/07/2015

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Boy, 2, Recovering After Undergoing Liver Transplant

A little boy is recovering after undergoing a liver transplant.

07/02/2015

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Boy, 2, Desperately In Need Of Liver Transplant Receives First Offer

There may be some good news for a little boy in desperate need of a liver transplant.

07/01/2015

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Parents Praying For New Liver For Boy Desperately In Need Of Transplant

Since he entered the world, 2-year-old Lucas Goeller’s been fighting the good fight in an effort to stay alive.

06/25/2015

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Salvation Army Employees Doing Well After Kidney Transplant Surgery

It was a big day for two Salvation Army employees. Kate Esker and Mike Riemer both underwent surgery at Allegheny General Hospital on Tuesday, and are recovering well. Esker donated a kidney to Riemer.

06/09/2015

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Toddler, Donor Remain Hospitalized After Liver Transplant For Rare Disease

On Monday morning at Children’s Hospital, 3-year-old Kennedy Stevenson, who has a rare, life-threatening metabolic disease, didn’t know she’d be receiving part of Michael Thompson’s liver the following day.

11/14/2014

Transplant Surgery Fundraiser

A local woman in need of a kidney transplant will soon undergo the life-saving surgery – thanks to the selflessness of her sister.

01/10/2013

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Local Sisters Organize Fundraiser To Help Pay For Transplant Surgery

Sharing, that’s what sisterhood is all about. But the lifelong bond that local sisters share will literally save a life.

01/10/2013