Kaeliegh Bryan


MURRAY, KY. (wkms) - Kaeliegh Bryan might just be Murray's tiniest heart transplant recipient. Nearly six months ago, she came into the world fighting for her life. Jacque Day brings us this story of one child's triumph against the odds.

Kirk Kanter, M.D. is Chief of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine. He performed the heart transplant that saved Kaeliegh's life.

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