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THE FIRST SUCCESSFUL HEART TRANSPLANT IN LEBANON IN THE PEDIATRIC AGE GROUP
 THE FIRST SUCCESSFUL HEART TRANSPLANT IN LEBANON IN THE PEDIATRIC AGE GROUP
The Children’s Heart Center at AUBMC Makes History by Performing The First Successful Heart Transplant in Lebanon in the Pediatric Age Group.

On June 14, 2017, the Children’s Heart Center (CHC) at the American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC) joined the elite heart centers in the world by performing its first successful heart transplant for a pediatric patient in Lebanon. The child was 5 years of age. A few days later, the patient was successfully taken off the breathing machine. The child, in good condition, smiled at his mother, held her arm, and asked for a cup of water. See more at: http://www.aubmc.org.lb/Pages/The-Children's-Heart-Center-AUBMC-Makes-History.aspx#sthash.0xYYYNjY.Uoa15Al5.dpbs