Organ transplantation

What is Organ transplantation?

Organ transplantation is the moving of an organ from one body to another or from a donor site to another location on the patient's own body, for the purpose of replacing the recipient's damaged or absent organ.Organs that can be transplanted are the heart, kidneys, liver, lungs, pancreas, intestine, and thymus.

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