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What is the sucess rate of infant heart transplant surgery?

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Dr. Peter Varga
Pediatrics - Cardiology
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In brief: Pretty good

The surgery not very comlicated and is almost always successful , if there is a good match.
The survival is ~70% in 5 years. As rejection prevention strategies improve the long term survival will improve further.

In brief: Pretty good

The surgery not very comlicated and is almost always successful , if there is a good match.
The survival is ~70% in 5 years. As rejection prevention strategies improve the long term survival will improve further.
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