Sarah Murnaghan Case Prompts Permanent Lung Transplant Policy Tweak

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Finally, one child has gotten an adult lung transplant since June 11. Although the OPTN isn’t naming names, the Murnaghan family has said that Sarah underwent the double-lung transplants from adult donors on June 12 and June 15.

“It’s not an enormous impact that will change adult lung transplant, but it is a significant impact,” Janet Murnaghan said. “Every life counts.”

PHOTO: Sarah Murnaghan To Go Home
Murnaghan Family/AP Photo
PHOTO: Sarah Murnaghan To Go Home

PHOTO: Sarah Murnaghan
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PHOTO: Sarah Murnaghan

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