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Friday 29th March 2019

Guy's and St Thomas' celebrate 50 years of kidney transplant innovation

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Surgeons who pioneered the UK's first kidney transplant using robot-assisted keyhole surgery have celebrated 50 years of life-saving transplants at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust.
Date:
Friday 29th March 2019
Friday 15th March 2019

'Hero' girl, 10, saves five lives by donating her organs

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A 10-year-old girl has saved the lives of five other people by donating her heart, kidneys, lungs, liver and pancreas.
Date:
Friday 15th March 2019
Wednesday 5th September 2018

Man who received life-changing transplant calls for more organ donors

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A man who got married and had a child after a transplant is encouraging other people from black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds to donate to mark Organ Donation Week.
Date:
Wednesday 5th September 2018
Tuesday 7th August 2018

Couple have matching life-saving transplants in the same month

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A boyfriend and girlfriend are looking forward to their future together after receiving the same type of 'double' transplant within weeks of each other.
Date:
Tuesday 7th August 2018
Friday 15th June 2018

Gift of life for Father's Day after pioneering transplant

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One father won't be expecting a present from his son this Father's Day after already receiving a new kidney from him.
Date:
Friday 15th June 2018
Thursday 7th June 2018

3D printing used in boy's life-saving transplant

Description:
A three-year-old boy has received a life-saving kidney transplant thanks to pioneering 3D printing technology used at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust.
Date:
Thursday 7th June 2018
Wednesday 18th April 2018

Guy's and St Thomas' gives organ donation message a much needed lift

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Lifts at Guy's and St Thomas' Hospitals have been covered with powerful messages to raise awareness of organ donation.
Date:
Wednesday 18th April 2018
Tuesday 3rd April 2018

Boy's dad is saved by his best friend's mum

Description:
A father of three has received a life-saving transplant thanks to the mother of his young son's best friend.
Date:
Tuesday 3rd April 2018

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