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Less than three months off to have ground -- kidney transplant Maxine -- -- back to her normal self and has a lot to thank assistant and -- doctors full.
She had been seriously ill have blood pressure was so low as -- results of kidney failure that parts of her body -- being starved of oxygen.
-- eyesight had already been damaged have brain could have been next.
A new transplant could save but her antibodies made that impossible until doctors found a way of freezing them out of the bloodstream.
Allowing -- -- to donate one of kidneys.
If and that transplants.
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Just the guys to believe that -- and with the city's.
Existing techniques -- antibodies from the blood using a filter it with microscopic holes but that would have reduced -- -- blood pressure still further with possible lethal results.
-- for the first time stoked as a university hospital Coventry used to blood freezing technique.
They first separated from Maxine split the war -- plasma the contains all the antibodies.
-- then pumped -- plasma through a long tube which was surrounded by icy water.
This caused the antibodies to come together so they could be trapped by filter with much larger holes allowing the rest of the plasma through -- -- The antiquities came out -- And -- barely changed.
She tolerated treatment very well.
And was able to -- to the operates in fits and without any huge -- The new technique would amount ten maybe twenty patients a year to.
Have a kidney transplants they wouldn't otherwise be able to happen.
But then it means -- return to normal life it means -- -- to have to come to a dialysis unit like this.
Three times a week for four hours at a time.
-- seems recovering well much to the amusement of his sister if he's.
It's remarkable that up other healthy appetites.
We've got to go to I think more than they act and and it's you -- he's I think until the on the -- my life.
-- Michelle would return to work this month Maxine will need a little longer to get -- strength back.
But for the first time in many years she has a look to look forward to -- -- -- -- Oh.
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