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Each year, the lives of thousands of people across the country are saved because someone made the choice to become an organ donor. In April, Allegheny Health Network is honored to celebrate National Donate Life Month and pay tribute to all of those who have bestowed the precious gift of life to another through organ donation. Visit AHNdonate.org to learn more and register to be an organ donor.



Format: 04/24/2014
Format: 04/24/2014


Pittsburgh Tribune Review: With huge tumor gone, Haitian man faces life with new hope

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

Tassy Fils-aime walked into the Quigley Catholic High School gym in Baden to watch a basketball game with some new friends Friday.

A group of students sought him out, having heard the stories. They stared at his neck, searching for signs of disfigurement, but found none. Instead, they asked where the giant tumor had grown.

"Oh, that made me feel so good!" Fils-aime, 19, said Monday in Allegheny General Hospital in the North Side. "I gave them the thumbs up."


Read the whole amazing story online at the Pittsburgh Tribune Review.


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