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What does HTx stand for?

HTx stands for Heart Transplantation (cardiology)


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Negative long-term outcomes included no heart transplantation, an inability to wean off the LVAD within 6 months, support for less than 6 months in patients with permanent implants, and failure to continue support for more than 6 months in other patients, said Dr.
To see whether the heart has untapped potential to resuscitate itself, Anversa and his colleagues studied cardiac stem cells in 52 hearts that had been removed from people during heart transplantation or shortly after death from a heart attack or another cause.
In August, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) filed a notice in the Federal Register that all VADs implanted for DT would be reimbursed under DRG 103-the highest paying DRG, which covers heart transplantation procedures-for the federal government's fiscal year beginning October 1.
``We fortunately were able to find a donor over the July Fourth weekend, and she successfully underwent heart transplantation and since that time has really had a beautiful and uneventful recovery with her and the new heart doing very well.