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Medicine: Lung Transplant / Murnaghan Case #1047984

CNN Evening News for Sunday, Jun 02, 2013
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(Studio: Don Lemon) The fight by Janet Murnaghan† to get the administration to do more to help her daughter, 10-year-old Sarah Murnaghan, who cannot get a lung transplant to help her cystic fibrosis due to her age, noted. [J. MURNAGHAN – says HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has chosen to let her daughter die.] Live discussion held with NYU School of Medicine’s Dr. Devi Nampiaparampil† about the Murnaghan case. [NAMPIAPARAMPIL – speculates on why Sarah’s health has rapidly deteriorated; says a transplant increases the likelihood she will live longer but she will still be at risk of infections.]
Lemon, Don

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