Category Archives: Transplant

Transplant nurses day

As a post-renal transplant coordinator, I serve as the advocate responsible for coordinating all activity for the transplant patient and their family. This includes, but is not limited to:

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Transplant Program at Texas Children’s Hospital

At Texas Children’s, we have one of the largest, most active pediatric transplantation programs in the nation, performing nearly 1,500 transplants since our program’s inception in 1988. Our team is … Full Entry »

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National Organ Donor Day: To my dear angel donor

To my dear angel donor, Hi my name is Mavy, I’m17-years-old and thanks to you I am the happiest girl alive. I am a normal teen living the life every … Full Entry »

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Liver transplant: Reid’s story

Reid’s pediatrician missed his diagnosis, even though he presented with all of the symptoms. We trusted her opinion as we had been going to her for four years. At his … Full Entry »

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Celebrating 10 years with a new heart

Ten years ago, a family lost their daughter. Ten years ago, a 17-year-old lost her best friend. Ten years ago, friends, family and loved ones had to say goodbye to … Full Entry »

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