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# liver - This year 2022

HPSC investigating child hepatitis cases with unknown causes
# Liver
# Liver

HPSC investigating child hepatitis cases with unknown causes

Sep 1st 2022, 5:42 PM 10,814 Views 3 Comments

Since October two of the 28 probable hepatitis cases have resulted in liver transplants and one child has died.

# liver - All time

Machine keeps human livers alive for a week outside body
# Breakthrough
# Breakthrough

Machine keeps human livers alive for a week outside body

Jan 13th 2020, 10:10 PM 15,124 Views 10 Comments

The finding may increase the number of available livers for transplant, researchers say.

'She is a true warrior': Campaign to raise funds for Irish woman who needs transplant in UK
# Budd Chiari Syndrome
# Budd Chiari Syndrome

'She is a true warrior': Campaign to raise funds for Irish woman who needs transplant in UK

Apr 12th 2019, 3:53 PM 31,361 Views 0 Comments

Sinead Lowndes was diagnosed with a rare liver condition just six weeks before she was due to get married.

First-round KO brings Donegal's Jason Quigley 10th win out of 10
# Kidney Failure
From The42
# Kidney Failure

First-round KO brings Donegal's Jason Quigley 10th win out of 10

Mar 26th 2016, 9:19 AM 10,404 Views 7 Comments

‘El Animal’ tore into Lopez with clinical body shots.

More transplants than ever were carried out in Ireland last year
# Organ Donation
# Organ Donation

More transplants than ever were carried out in Ireland last year

May 29th 2014, 9:37 AM 4,824 Views 22 Comments

However, the HSE said there is still a need for more organ donations.

Here's how many people were treated for alcohol dependence in Irish hospitals
# Drink
# Drink

Here's how many people were treated for alcohol dependence in Irish hospitals

Nov 22nd 2013, 12:40 PM 12,626 Views 50 Comments

New figures have also revealed a big drop in the number of people being treated for alcohol-related liver disease in recent years following a massive increase in the boom years.

More than half of people with hepatitis C don't know they have it - HSE
# Get Tested
# Get Tested

More than half of people with hepatitis C don't know they have it - HSE

Jul 25th 2013, 11:45 AM 8,500 Views 0 Comments

Between 20,000 and 50,000 people in Ireland are infected with hepatitis C – and the HSE is urging people at risk to get tested.

Meadhbh McGivern in a 'relatively stable' condition after 14 hour surgery
# Meadhbh McGivern
# Meadhbh McGivern

Meadhbh McGivern in a 'relatively stable' condition after 14 hour surgery

Sep 16th 2011, 9:18 AM 734 Views 4 Comments

The Leitrim teenager was flown to London in the government Lear jet on Wednesday night after a donor organ became available.