Rachanond Rungsawang, 26, seen on the screen with his mother, said he had contemplated suicide before doctors gave him a completely new lease on life with the triple-transplant operation. Photo: Pawat Laopaisarntaksin/Bangkok Post Rachanond Rungsawang, 26, seen on the screen with his mother, said he had contemplated suicide before doctors gave him a completely new lease on life with the triple-transplant operation. Photo: Pawat Laopaisarntaksin/Bangkok Post
Rachanond Rungsawang, 26, seen on the screen with his mother, said he had contemplated suicide before doctors gave him a completely new lease on life with the triple-transplant operation. Photo: Pawat Laopaisarntaksin/Bangkok Post
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In a first for Asia, Thai hospital conducts first triple organ transplant

Recipient, whose condition had once driven him to contemplate suicide, is doing well five months since the heart, liver and kidney transplant operation

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Rachanond Rungsawang, 26, seen on the screen with his mother, said he had contemplated suicide before doctors gave him a completely new lease on life with the triple-transplant operation. Photo: Pawat Laopaisarntaksin/Bangkok Post Rachanond Rungsawang, 26, seen on the screen with his mother, said he had contemplated suicide before doctors gave him a completely new lease on life with the triple-transplant operation. Photo: Pawat Laopaisarntaksin/Bangkok Post
Rachanond Rungsawang, 26, seen on the screen with his mother, said he had contemplated suicide before doctors gave him a completely new lease on life with the triple-transplant operation. Photo: Pawat Laopaisarntaksin/Bangkok Post
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