Britain's youngest DOUBLE lung transplant patient: 5-month-old is even well enough to be a bridesmaid at her parents' wedding



Meet Imogen Bolton - Britain's youngest double lung transplant recipient. 
She received her new lungs when she was just five months old after she was diagnosed with the rare illness Alveolar Capillary Dysplasia (ACD).
It meant her lungs had not properly formed.
Weighing less than 10lbs, she underwent a seven-hour operation earlier this year at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH). 
Experts believe she may be the youngest child in Europe to have ever had the surgery.
Imogen appeared healthy at birth but developed a respiratory infection when she was a few weeks old. 
She was admitted to... read more

 
11 October 2016 in Health, Views: 39
Source: Daily Mail
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