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Leap of faith: Patient awaiting transplant lived six days without lungs
 

Leap of faith: Patient awaiting transplant lived six days without lungs

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A patient with cystic fibrosis, was dying from a terminal lung infection, until doctors intervened by removing both her lungs while she waited for a double lung transplant – for six days.
 
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27 Jan 2017 - General
 
Well this is sureal unbelievable! Certainly one of a kind situation that you can be blessed with another life from death. Her fighting spirit to live was I guess also one of the factors why she survived the operation. However these are just case to case basis and still will not be a guarantee if a person will survive after the said incident. I know it has been done delicately with all precaution and meticulousness. The team couldn't afford a single minor mistake that could lead to her death....
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