These two sisters share everything - including, now, a donor's lungs, and a second chance of life, together.
"It's never happened. ... We've transplanted siblings before, but years apart,'' said the surgeon, "It's a little bit of serendipity.''
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A champion in more ways than one...and now her legacy lives on.
Innovative donor research from The Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute could save many Australian lives.
“The best part of being a competitor in the Transplant Games is the amount of friends you make when you travel and compete all over the world,” says our own Aussie champion and lung-transplant recipient, Mick Kennedy.
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