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First U.S Patient To have Uterus Transplant Has Organ Removed

First US Uterus Transplant

The first patient in the United States to receive a uterus transplant had to have the organ removed because of a complication, the Cleveland Clinic announced Wednesday. The 26-year-old woman received the womb from a deceased donor during a nine-hour operation last month. “We are saddened to share that our patient, Lindsey, recently experienced a sudden complication that led to ...

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