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Man Gets Donor Heart

June 23, 1986|United Press International

PITTSBURGH — A man who had lived eight days with a Jarvik-7 artificial heart was in critical condition Sunday after surgeons replaced the pump with a heart from a human donor. Edmund McDermott, 32, of Scranton, Pa., underwent the transplant operation Saturday at Presbyterian-University Hospital.

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