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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:
Two hearts are better than one for toddler

Two hearts are better than one for toddler

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