Lung Transplant

Picture of lung transplant

For a lung transplant, the recipient's diseased lung is removed and replaced with the donated lung.

ByHealthwise Staff
Primary Medical Reviewer E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Specialist Medical Reviewer Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine

Current as ofAugust 14, 2016

Current as of: August 14, 2016

Author: Healthwise Staff

Medical Review: E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine