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For a heart transplant, the diseased heart is removed and replaced
with the donated heart. During the surgery, a mechanical pump moves blood
through the body.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerE. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal MedicineAdam Husney, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerAnne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine
Current as ofJanuary 7, 2016
Current as of:
January 7, 2016
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine
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