lung transplant

Woman gets a fresh start after lung transplant surgery

Woman gets a fresh start after lung transplant surgery

A 38-year-old woman with pulmonary fibrosis has got a new lease of life after a successful lung transplant surgery.

Nov 24, 2017, 17:39 PM IST

New lung transplant technique could save lives: Study

A new technique could help nearly double the precious few hours surgeons have to carry out lung transplants, raising hopes for saving more lives, said a study released Friday.

Nov 18, 2016, 05:40 AM IST

Scientists create first ever human lung in lab

Scientists have created the first ever human lungs in a laboratory in Texas.

Feb 15, 2014, 11:58 AM IST

US girl to leave hospital after lung transplants

A 10-year-old girl whose plight for a new pair of lungs spurred a national debate over organ transplants is going home on Tuesday, her mother said.

Aug 27, 2013, 10:03 AM IST

Part of mom`s lung transplanted to 3-yr-old son in Japan

Doctors have successfully transplanted a part of a mother`s lung into her 3-year-old son in Japan.

Jul 02, 2013, 16:34 PM IST

Ohio man, 87, skydives to aid sick great-grandson

An 87-year-old World War II veteran has parachuted from a plane in Ohio to support his ailing great-grandson.

May 27, 2013, 10:17 AM IST

World`s first lung transplant on 20-year-old woman

British surgeons have carried out what they claim is the world`s first lung transplant on a 20-year-old woman.

Jun 17, 2011, 16:56 PM IST

World`s first lung transplant on 20-year-old woman

British surgeons have carried out what they claim is the world`s first lung transplant on a 20-year-old woman.

Jun 17, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Pollution leads to lung transplant and death

Belgian researchers have found that lung transplant patients have double the risk of organ rejection and death within five years of the procedure if they live near a main road.

Apr 27, 2011, 09:51 AM IST

Pollution leads to lung transplant and death

Lung transplant patients have double risk of organ rejection and death within 5 years of procedure.

Apr 27, 2011, 09:47 AM IST

Pollution leads to lung transplant and death

Lung transplant patients have double risk of organ rejection and death within 5 years of procedure.

Apr 27, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Pig-human lung transplant moves a step closer: Scientists

Oz scientists claim to have successfully passed human blood through pig`s lungs without clotting.

Feb 04, 2010, 15:03 PM IST

Pig-human lung transplant moves a step closer: Scientists

Oz scientists claim to have successfully passed human blood through pig`s lungs without clotting.

Feb 04, 2010, 00:00 AM IST