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20 years later, a liver transplant recipient reflects on her life saving surgery
In 1985 Beni Carrillo, a high school Spanish teacher in Pasadena, was diagnosed with liver disease. Her doctor explained that she would need a liver transplant in 10 years. Early detection was a key factor to Beni’s survival and she started seeing a doctor at the University of Southern California. She went through the