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# liver-transplant - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

Spanish authorities dismiss claim of organ trafficking for Abidal liver transplant
# Above Board
From The42
# Above Board

Spanish authorities dismiss claim of organ trafficking for Abidal liver transplant

Jul 17th 2018, 1:48 PM 4,323 Views 2 Comments

Abidal has always maintained that his cousin Gerard donated a liver to aid his fight against cancer.

# liver-transplant - Saturday 2 April, 2016

"Your organs are no use to anyone in the ground" - a donor's kindness has given this girl her life back
# Lifesaving
# Lifesaving

"Your organs are no use to anyone in the ground" - a donor's kindness has given this girl her life back

Apr 2nd 2016, 7:45 AM 28,439 Views 34 Comments

Laura Dolan had been suffering from a series of liver ailments for six years prior to her transplant in September 2015.

# liver-transplant - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

These twins didn't know they were identical until one needed a new liver
# Surprise
# Surprise

These twins didn't know they were identical until one needed a new liver

Nov 11th 2014, 8:59 AM 12,181 Views 11 Comments

They are the first identical twins to undergo a live liver transplant in the UK.

# liver-transplant - Monday 16 June, 2014

David Norris undergoes successful liver transplant, but is still "a bit feeble"
# Bloomsday
# Bloomsday

David Norris undergoes successful liver transplant, but is still "a bit feeble"

Jun 16th 2014, 4:10 PM 17,729 Views 26 Comments

The independent senator was out and about today at Bloomsday celebrations.

# liver-transplant - Monday 16 September, 2013

Dani Alves offered Eric Abidal part of his liver for transplant
# Cancer Battle
From The42
# Cancer Battle

Dani Alves offered Eric Abidal part of his liver for transplant

Sep 16th 2013, 12:04 PM 4,628 Views 7 Comments

Alves now wears Abidal’s old number 22 shirt but the story “goes beyond the jersey.”

# liver-transplant - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

Doctor hails Eric Abidal's recovery as a 'miracle', 'not normal'
# Comeback Kid
From The42
# Comeback Kid

Doctor hails Eric Abidal's recovery as a 'miracle', 'not normal'

Apr 9th 2013, 12:05 PM 1,853 Views 2 Comments

Barcelona defender Abidal made his first appearance since a liver transplant on Saturday.

# liver-transplant - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Abidal cleared for Barca comeback
# Welcome Back
From The42
# Welcome Back

Abidal cleared for Barca comeback

Dec 19th 2012, 10:10 AM 619 Views 1 Comment

The 33-year-old has started training again after recovering from his liver transplant.

# liver-transplant - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

Meadhbh McGivern: "One year on, life is absolutely brilliant"
# Heartwarming
# Heartwarming

Meadhbh McGivern: "One year on, life is absolutely brilliant"

Apr 25th 2012, 6:45 AM 6,086 Views 3 Comments

The Leitrim girl who had a liver transplant operation after a transportation failure last year is fighting fit after finally getting her surgery.

# liver-transplant - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

Abidal sends message of support as Muamba's condition improves
# Get Well Soon
From The42
# Get Well Soon

Abidal sends message of support as Muamba's condition improves

Mar 20th 2012, 3:20 PM 372 Views 0 Comments

The Barcelona defender took to Facebook to wish his fellow professional well.

# liver-transplant - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

'We nearly lost her' - Meadhbh McGivern's father describes 14-hour op
# Meadhbh McGivern
# Meadhbh McGivern

'We nearly lost her' - Meadhbh McGivern's father describes 14-hour op

Oct 11th 2011, 9:53 PM 850 Views 7 Comments

Joe McGivern has spoken about the family’s anxious wait as Meadhbh underwent a life-saving liver transplant.

Meadhbh McGivern 'doing quite well' as she returns to Ireland
# Meadhbh McGivern
# Meadhbh McGivern

Meadhbh McGivern 'doing quite well' as she returns to Ireland

Oct 11th 2011, 7:59 AM 445 Views 4 Comments

The teenager whose case sparked controversy earlier this summer when she missed out on a life-saving liver transplant is now recovering from the op in a Dublin hospital.

# liver-transplant - Monday 10 October, 2011

100 days after abandoned transplant, Meadhbh McGivern returns home
# Air Ambulance
# Air Ambulance

100 days after abandoned transplant, Meadhbh McGivern returns home

Oct 10th 2011, 7:20 PM 645 Views 5 Comments

The Government Learjet is deployed to London to return Meadhbh McGivern home after her liver transplant in London.

# liver-transplant - Monday 3 October, 2011

Column: Organ donations save lives – and I should know
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: Organ donations save lives – and I should know

Oct 3rd 2011, 7:32 AM 53 Views 7 Comments

Trevor O’Sullivan has received two liver transplants, and will require more after being diagnosed with cystic fibrosis last year. He writes about receiving the gift of life.

# liver-transplant - Friday 16 September, 2011

Meadhbh McGivern in a 'relatively stable' condition after 14 hour surgery
# Meadhbh McGivern
# Meadhbh McGivern

Meadhbh McGivern in a 'relatively stable' condition after 14 hour surgery

Sep 16th 2011, 9:18 AM 717 Views 4 Comments

The Leitrim teenager was flown to London in the government Lear jet on Wednesday night after a donor organ became available.

# liver-transplant - Friday 12 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Aug 12th 2011, 8:05 PM 1,066 Views 0 Comments

It’s your Friday Fix: the McGivern family react to the HIQA report, should our taxes be as high as Germany’s… and Enda Kenny the goat, King of the Puck Fair.

Meadhbh McGivern's family tell of 'shock' at HIQA report findings
# Transplant
# Transplant

Meadhbh McGivern's family tell of 'shock' at HIQA report findings

Aug 12th 2011, 6:48 PM 273 Views 2 Comments

Joe McGivern said a “complete and utter failure” led to his 14-year-old daughter missing out on a liver transplant.

# liver-transplant - Tuesday 5 July, 2011

# liver-transplant - Monday 4 July, 2011

Health Minister launches inquiry into missed transplant op
# Missed Op
# Missed Op

Health Minister launches inquiry into missed transplant op

Jul 4th 2011, 1:23 PM 1,029 Views 12 Comments

Confusion still surrounds sequence of events that left 14-year-old patient without timely transportation to London for liver transplant surgery on Saturday.

# liver-transplant - Sunday 3 July, 2011

Irish girl misses out on liver transplant
# Transplant
# Transplant

Irish girl misses out on liver transplant

Jul 3rd 2011, 12:21 PM 1,083 Views 11 Comments

Coast guard was to due to fly her from Leitrim for London operation last night but medics decided she wouldn’t make it on time.