Penn Medicine has opened a Center for Living Donation, bringing under one roof its services for patients who receive kidney, liver, and uterus transplants with organs donated by living people. Therese Bittermann, MD, MSCE the medical director of Penn’s living donor program for liver transplant comments on this new center.
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