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Can Stillborn babies be organ donors?

I'm doing some research and am curious if a stillborn infant can be an organ donor (specifically for the heart). Under what parameters would a recipient be able to receive them in terms of the ...
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Heart size growth after heart transplant in children?

I am wondering if they perform a heart transplant to a kid around 10 years, do the heart size increases over the years?
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Can a person with a heart transplant fly safely, or should they consider an alternative form of transportation?

Could a person who had received a heart transplant move to/travel to another country (for example: From France to the United States)? The caveat being that they would have to set up another team of ...
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Heart transplant for people over the age of 65

On the NHS website for heart transplants, it says: You will usually be considered unsuitable for a heart transplant if you: Are over the age of 65 – though exceptions can be made I have been unable ...