An organ transplant is the transplantation of a whole or partial organ from one body to another, for the purpose of replacing the recipient's damaged or failing organ with a working one from the donor. Organ donors can be living, or cadaveric (dead).


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Organ Donation and Transplantation
... What is organ donation and transplantation? Organ donation is the process of surgically removing an organ or tissue from one person (the organ donor) and placing it into another person (the recipient)...
Source: Cleveland Clinic

A Transplant Center’s Dedicated Duo
... When Jennie Foertch, R.N., and Alan Stewart, R.N., walk through the waiting room of the Cleveland Transplant Center, the eyes of former patients light up. Hands wave and smiles brighten faces as the t...
Source: Cleveland Clinic