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Mantle / Liver Transplant #160826

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 08, 1995
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Dallas: Dean Reynolds) A liver transplant for former baseball great Mickey Mantle featured. [Surgeon Dr. Robert GOLDSTEIN - offers a prognosis.] [Southwest organ bank Alison SMITH - explains why Mantle got a liver.]

(Washington: George Strait) The system for the allocation of livers for transplant explained; the rules to get on the UNOS list outlined on screen. [UNOS Dr. James BURDICK, awaiting liver, Raymond STANLEY, transplant surgeon Dr. David LEWIS - comment on the liver donation system.]

Reynolds, Dean;
Sawyer, Forrest;
Strait, George

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