The Canadian Press

2015-12-03 | CF Triple Transplant

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A Toronto 19-year-old with cystic fibrosis has been given a second chance at life with what Toronto General Hospital believes is the first-of-its-kind, triple-organ transplant.

Date: 2015-12-03
Placeline: TORONTO.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 37 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << read Wiley underwent a 17-hour operation in August to replace is failing lungs liver and pancreas an organ combination the hospital believes the world has never seen transplanted at the same time she has causes the lungs to fill with mucus making a pro to repeated infections mucus also blocks digestive enzymes from the pancreas which also gets compromised resulting a diabetes Wiley keeps pinching himself to make sure his new normal life is really real I just finished playing basketball with some friends I don't wake up gasping for air compressed Toronto >>