Items Tagged ‘Dr. Ronald Busuttil’

August 6, 2011

No Greater Love

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  Brian Hinsley is a firefighter-paramedic for the County of Los Angeles Fire Department. Over eighteen years ago, Brian was diagnosed with a terminal liver disease. With the relentless support from his wife and his faith, he battled the disease until he received a liver transplant at the age of 40. After waiting nearly two […]

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September 23, 2009

Leiauna’s Story – The Precious Gift of Life – An Organ Transplant

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  Eight months into her pregnancy, Leiauna Anderson lost her child, and she almost lost her life as well. It took a liver transplant to save her. When Leiauna’s pregnancy ended tragically with the in utero death of her baby, doctors discovered that her liver had been badly damaged by gestational hypertension. She was transferred […]

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Tags: Dr. Ronald Busuttil, patient stories, transplant