WOSU News Archives For: February 2, 2006

Columbus Babies Youngest In World To Have ‘Domino’ Transplant

12:00AM
February
2, 2006

Two central Ohio babies are the youngest in the world to undergo a heart domino transplant. It’s a transplant where organs from one patient are transplanted to another patient, and then organs from that patient are transplanted to a third patient. Surgeons performed the double surgeries at Columbus Children’s Hospital last month.