Cleveland Clinic has pioneered the use of augmented reality (AR) in face transplantation. Discover how 3D holographic images guided surgeons through a total face transplant.
Discover the facts about uterus transplant. Learn why it gives women with uterine factor infertility their only chance to carry a pregnancy.
If you’re in your mid-60s or older and have end-stage lung disease, you may be able to receive a lung transplant. Depending on your overall health, larger transplant centers may have options for you.
Face transplants can restore the ability to eat, speak, see and function independently in the world. Discover how tissue donation works. Find out how you can help rebuild lives.
Your kidneys are extraordinary organs. Each is no bigger than a clenched fist, but they purify your body’s entire 1.5-gallon blood supply multiple times a day, straining it through hundreds of thousands of tiny natural filters to extract waste via the urine they manufacture.
If you have diabetes, a pancreas transplant could give you freedom from insulin and intensive glucose monitoring.
Some of us fret about overeating during the holidays. People with serious digestive diseases wish they had that problem. For nearly two years a 47-year-old Alabama man named Kevin Decker couldn’t eat at all. Because he had no colon or small intestine, he developed short bowel syndrome, where the body cannot absorb enough nutrition because … Read More
Learn how living liver donation can save lives, especially when time is critical. Get tips for discussing this topic with your inner circle as well as social media connections.
Wondering if a lung transplant can cure chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or severe asthma? Tap or click for the answer.
A 21-year-old woman with a gunshot wound to the face has undergone a total face transplant at Cleveland Clinic. It’s the hospital’s first transplant of effectively 100 percent of a patient’s facial tissue, and its third face transplant overall.