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Tennessee / Liver Transplant #83857

ABC Evening News for Friday, Apr 22, 1983
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(Studio) 13-month old Brandon Hall reported undergoing 2nd liver transplant.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Memphis, Tennessee) Hall's condition prior to and following 2nd transplant examined; films shown. [Dr. Peter WHITINGTON - discusses Hall's reaction to 1st surgery, current condition.] Hall said receiving 2nd liver from apparent murder victim Amanda Carroll; Carroll's father John Carroll noted arrested for murder. [MAN - is glad something good came out of Carroll's death.] [Billie HALL - attributes son's continued survival to miracles.] Hall's current condition with pneumonia as well as 2nd transplant mentioned; issue of liver transplants in general discussed. [WHITINGTON - hopes to avoid 3rd transplant.]
REPORTER: George Strait

(Studio) Upcoming items announced.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

Brinkley, David;
Strait, George

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