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    Lung Transplant

    Lung Transplant

    Picture of lung transplant

    For a lung transplant, the recipient's diseased lung is removed and replaced with the donated lung.

    By Healthwise Staff
    E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
    Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine
    Last Revised January 3, 2012

    Last Revised: January 3, 2012

    Author: Healthwise Staff

    Medical Review: E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine

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