Heart transplant patient sings duet with doctor before surgery

A video of Sean Tiwanak playing his ukulele and singing a duet with Dr. Lily Stern before his lifesaving heart transplant was seen by millions.
2:32 | 08/14/20

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Transcript for Heart transplant patient sings duet with doctor before surgery
Musician Sean T one it has been fighting heart failure for fifteen years of virus attacked his heart causing it to slowly lose its pumping power. A few weeks ago his doctors told him only a transplant could save his life. I never wanted archer. Fifty years. It is wrong you are like two Phil ansari while he my blurted out there come a point is you're. Acting. And I last hour. After only a week on the waiting list incredible news a donor heart had been found he's. 21 it was rolled into surgery and the medical team went to work but well. Doctors removed his diseased heart and the donor heart taken from a bag of ice was implanted into his check. This are doing extremely well bit on our function Butte we us and blah back in these guys trajectories you go home in very short time. T want it says the difference. It's amazing this art whose strong. O'Grady bit longer under wrap only owner William ball a little minor league where. There wouldn't. It did not come in meet. We. Shortly after he was admitted a cardiologist heard about the ukulele playing patient and went to meet. And our round. And I mean you're. Turns out doctor Lilly stern used to sing professionally. The ED. And the two were soon harmonizing. Oh and it. Who. You and me well. I and it. Really well I just eight I. And 88 people. You know get shot back she and our. The only meeting Chang. And I. What I experience is. Yes or lose to a record or. And I. And yeah. Yeah. Yeah. Term.

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