Medical Nightmare: Woman Contracted Pancreatic Cancer from Transplanted Organ, Lawsuit Claims

December 12, 2017

(Newsweek) – According to the document, West received a kidney and pancreas transplant on June 4, 2016. On December 17 of the same year, the organs were removed as test results showed that the implanted pancreas was cancerous. The kidney was not. However, the cancer spread throughout her body and Ravens had surgery to remove a fallopian tube, lymph nodes, ovary and bowel.

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