Patient And Donor Testimonials

Patients and families have found help through a living-donor liver transplant at the Hillman Center for Pediatric Transplantation at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh. See some of their stories.

Hayden suffered from biliary atresia and received a living donor liver transplant from a family friend. Read more about his experience at UPMC.
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Annaka suffered from biliary atresia and received a liver transplant. Read about her procedure and experience at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.
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Jamie received a living-donor liver transplant, saving her life. Read about the success of his procedure and experience at UPMC Children's Hospital Pittsburgh.
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Saleh suffered from propionic acidemia, a metabolic disorder. He traveled from Qatar to UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh to receive a living-donor liver transplant procedure.
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Harvey received a living-donor liver transplant, saving his life. Read about the success of his procedure and experience at UPMC Children's Hospital Pittsburgh.
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Casey received a living-donor liver transplant, saving her life. Read about the success of his procedure and experience at UPMC Children's Hospital Pittsburgh.
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Mikaela suffered from a failing liver and kidney and received a living donor liver transplant. Read about the success of her procedure and experience at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.
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Andrew received a living-donor liver transplant from his father and a living-donor kidney transplant from his grandmother. Read more about his experience at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.
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Peter received a living-donor liver transplant from his mother, Fox News Correspondent Catherine Herridge. Read more about his experience at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.
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At just 4 months old, Rocco received a living-donor liver transplant. Read about the success of his procedure and experience at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.
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Kennedy suffered from AdoHcy deficiency. She received a living-donor liver transplant from a family friend. Read more about her experience at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.
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Carleigh suffered from a failing liver and received a living donor liver transplant from her mother. Read about the success of her procedure and experience at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.
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