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A pulmonary transplant (or lung transplant) is a surgical procedure in which a diseased lung is removed and replaced with a healthy lung from a donor. A lung transplant will often be recommended if a person has advanced lung disease that is unresponsive to other treatments and/or when a person's life expectancy is likely less than 2-3 years. A lung transplant is considered for those suffering from the following conditions:
Medicare approves University of Kentucky lung transplants

Medicare approves University of Kentucky lung transplants

Citrus soda culprit in patient’s medical mystery

Citrus soda culprit in patient’s medical mystery