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bi-lateral lung transplant

Transplant Stories
2021-02-04

Caleigh Truyens

Today we have a special feature: #TransplantThursday. Last year Caleigh sent us her story for our #WaitingWednesday feature. Little did she know that days later she would receive her double…
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Transplant Stories
2021-02-03

Caleigh Truyens

Here is a special story we received for our #WaitingWednesday feature, Caleigh sent us her story after she got the green light be listed for a double lung transplant. Little did…
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Transplant Stories
2020-10-13

Rukeya Gibbs

On #TransplantTuesday we feature the story of Rukeya Gibbs, age 59, from Lansdowne, Cape Town. 1. Which organ/tissue did you receive, and in what year? Bilateral lung transplant 2018 2.…
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Transplant Stories
2020-08-05

Marilyn Rampersad

Marilyn Rampersad, aged 32 from Cape Town, is featured in today's #WaitingWednesday post. 1. When were you diagnosed with organ failure and which organ are you waiting for? I have…
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Transplant Stories
2020-07-22

Natalie Hinton

Today we're featuring 29 year old Natalie Hinton from Edenvale in our weekly #WaitingWednesday post. 1. When were you diagnosed with organ failure and which organ are you waiting for?…
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Transplant Stories
2020-07-01

Kayl Symons

A new month marks the start of a new series of interviews, with patients currently on the waiting list for organ transplants. While the whole world is wrapped up in…
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Transplant Stories
2020-02-06

Tanya Bothma

Tanya Bothma was the first person to receive a bi-lateral lung transplant at Groote Schuur hospital! This also marked the start of patients without medical aid now being able to…
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Transplant Stories
2019-03-26

Peter Leid

Organ Donation is a conversation, and we want to #TellYourStory. Today we feature the story of Peter Leid, who received a Bi Lateral Lung Transplant in February 2008. 1. How…
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Transplant Stories
2019-02-18

Anchen van Dyk

Organ Donation is a conversation, and we want to#TellYourStory. Today we feature the story of Anchen Van Dyk from Brackenfell in the Western Cape. 1. Which organ/tissue did you receive,…
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