Transplant keeps organs 'alive' outsi...

Transplant keeps organs 'alive' outside body

There are 2 comments on the WAPT-TV Jackson story from Apr 26, 2013, titled Transplant keeps organs 'alive' outside body. In it, WAPT-TV Jackson reports that:

In every medical drama the scene is the same: The surgeon carefully places the delicate organ in a cooler filled with ice and snaps the lid shut.

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#1 Apr 26, 2013
This is interesting.

Perth Amboy, NJ

#2 Jul 22, 2013
If organs that are not yet transplanted will be kept alive for long hours then it would really be beneficial for patients. I have read some surgical innovations that are being done today like robotic-assisted surgeries. I think this would really help but after reading about the complications at , I feel that it may still need some improvements.

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