Diabetes mellitus occurs when the pancreas doesn’t produce enough insulin, or when the produced insulin doesn’t work properly.
Viaspan is a sterile, cold solution used to preserve donor organ for transplant.
A team of surgeons from the University of Maryland gave 37-year-old Richard Norris of Hillsville, Virginia a new face, a transplant that included not just the facial tissue from the hairline to the neck, but also the upper and lower jaws, teeth and a portion of tongue.
Almost half of living liver donors experienced digestive problems such as diarrhea, intolerance to fatty foods, gastric reflux and severe depression years after they have donated part of their liver for transplant, according to a German study.
Transplant recipients have to take anti rejection drugs to stop their bodies from rejecting received donor organs even if they are closely match.