AUTOTRANSPLANTATION

  • Girl recovering after removal of 6 organs, tumor March 11, 2009

    New York: Sevenyearold Heather McNamara was heading home on Tuesday, a month after surgery that temporarily removed organs from her digestive tract to allow removal of a tennis ballsize tumor. Doctors were able to reimplant Heather McNamara's liver and large and small intestines. According to her surgical team at New YorkPresbyterian Morgan...