Hartford Hospital marks 50 years from first organ transplant surgery


(WTNH)– Fifty years ago today, surgeons at Hartford Hospital performed their first organ transplant. Since then, thousands of lives have been saved through organ transplants.

Doctor Glyn Morgan, Director of Liver Transplantation at Hartford Hospital, discusses the many transplants that have been done at Hartford Hospital since 1971, and the types of transplants that are done there in the video above.

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