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Surgeries & Procedures

Surgeries can be stressful experiences, but learning about the procedure beforehand can ease your mind. Research various surgeries and use our Surgery Dictionary for easy-to-understand explanations of surgical procedures, so you can be prepared.

Dr. Oz on Heart Transplants

Want to learn more about heart transplants? Get Dr. Oz's answers to common questions about heart transplants here.

What is a heart bypass operation?

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