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A team of Nemours doctors join doctors in Jamaica to perform first liver transplant on the island.

Nemours Doctors Perform First-Ever Liver Transplant In Jamaica

A surgical team from Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children performed the very first liver transplant on the island of Jamaica, at Bustamante Children's Hospital in Kingston on September 25.

Zika’s power, destructive in fetuses, might be turned against tumors, scientists say

Family fleeing Hurricane Comes to Nemours for Pediatric Heart Surgery

Five days before Hurricane Michael hit Florida's Panhandle, Raelynn arrived in the world. Her family had more than the storm to worry about because the newborn needed heart surgery. 

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Dec 12, 2018

Wilmington, DE -- The story began in 1998 when 3-year-old Natalia Ferrara of Middletown, DE, was diagnosed with leukemia and treated successfully at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children....

Dec 10, 2018

ORLANDO, Fla. (December 11, 2018) – An innovative care model developed by Nemours Children’s Hospital for children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) in the emergency department (ED) reduces...

Dec 5, 2018

Jacksonville, FL (December 5, 2018) – Nemours Children’s Health System announced today the appointment of Mary M. Lee, MD, as Enterprise Chief Scientific Officer for the multi-state pediatric...

Nov 20, 2018

ORLANDO (November 26, 2018) – Ten percent of pediatric asthma cases could be avoided if childhood obesity were eliminated, according to research led by Nemours Children’s Health System. The...

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