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Emphysema. Up to what age can they do a lung transplant surgery?

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Dr. Dennis Clifford
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
4 doctors agree

In brief: 65

Most centers have an upper age of 65, but this can vary slightly depending on underlying health (co-morbidities) and accuracy of the match.

In brief: 65

Most centers have an upper age of 65, but this can vary slightly depending on underlying health (co-morbidities) and accuracy of the match.
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Dr. William Walsh
Addiction Medicine

In brief: 65

In the us the cutoff is generally 65.

In brief: 65

In the us the cutoff is generally 65.
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