The temporary exception, enacted last year, allowed 11-year-old Sarah Murnaghan of Newtown Square to have a double lung transplant operation with adult lungs.
The 11-year-old Newtown Square girl who made national headlines when her parents sued to get her on the adult lung transplant list is finally home after long hospital stay.
The 10-year-old Delaware County girl who underwent a double lung transplant on June 12th is now recovering.
Janet Murnaghan says that in the last few days Sarah has started to walk around the hospital with the aid of a walker and has even gone outside briefly.
The family of the 10-year-old Newtown Square girl who received two lung transplants in June shared some good news Thursday.
The 10-year-old Delaware County girl who had two lung transplants in the last month underwent another surgery Tuesday.
The Murnaghan family is speaking out for the first time since 10-year-old Sarah underwent lung transplant surgery.
Sarah’s mom, Janet, posted an update on Facebook, writing that Sarah is awake and nodding “yes” and “no” to questions.
A court hearing over organ donation rules is on hold after the Pennsylvania girl at the center of the lawsuit received a lung transplant.
The ten-year-old, critically ill Delaware County girl whose desperate search for a donor lung captured national attention has undergone a successful surgery Wednesday.
The Delaware County girl whose wait for a lung transplant captured national attention was undergoing surgery after a donor lung became available.
The national organization that manages organ transplants rejected making emergency rule changes Monday for children under 12 who are waiting on lungs, but created a special appeal and review system to hear such cases.
The organization that sets national rules for organ transplants has scheduled a teleconference to discuss how lungs are allocated to young people.
The families have asked the Organ Procurement and Transplant Network to set aside its “under 12″ rule.
A second child at a Philadelphia hospital is asking a federal judge to order that he be put on the adult waiting list for a donated lung.