Belarusian surgeons perform unique heart retransplantation


Belarusian surgeons have performed a unique heart retransplantation. A patient had the heart transplanted twice. In 2013, the man required the first transplantation. The intervention was successful, yet after a few years the body began to reject the donor organ. The doctors performed another transplantation. The operation lasted for 12 hours, with 5 surgeons involved.