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Baptist Health Performs 250th Heart Transplant

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Twenty-seven years ago, Baptist Health was the first hospital in the state to perform a heart transplant and now celebrates the life-giving milestone of transplanting the 250th heart since the transplant program began in 1989.

Brittany Dow, 33, of Little Rock, received the 250th heart on Sunday, Oct. 2. She is listed in serious condition, which is to be expected at this time, at Baptist Health Medical Center-Little Rock (BHMC-LR). Dow was diagnosed with congestive heart failureand was on the transplant waiting ...

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