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Ask the Doctors - How can I protect myself from the Zika virus?

April 9, 2018

Ask the Doctors – How can I protect myself from the Zika virus?

By Ask the Doctors Ask the Doctors

Dear Doctors: We live on a lake in Minnesota where mosquitos are a way of life. Now that Zika has come to the United States, are we at risk? The spread of the Zika virus to the U.S. is cause for concern but not for alarm.  It’s a complex issue so the best way to […]

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Tags: Aedes aegypti, Ask the Doctors, birth defect, Dr. Eve Glazier, Dr.Elizabeth Ko, microcephaly, mosquito-borne illnesses, pregnant women, zika virus


Thank you Dr. Busuttil for saving my life and thousands of others for over the past 33 years!

August 7, 2017

Thank you Dr. Busuttil for saving my life and thousands of others for over the past 33 years!

By Vicky Vicky

I was one of the first 30 patients to have received a liver transplant performed at UCLA by Dr. Busuttil. Now him and his liver transplant team has performed well over 6,000 transplants since 1984.

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Tags: Biliary Atresia, birth defect, Doctors Day, Dr. Ronald Busuttil, featured, infant, liver disease, liver failure, liver transplant, organ donor registry, patient stories, surgery