Brain Dead

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Brain-Dead Toddler To Remain On Life Support During Organ Donation Dispute

A brain-dead 2-year-old girl will remain on life support at a Brooklyn hospital, while her parents argue whether her organs should be donated.

11/18/2014

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After Judge’s Ruling, Calif. Teen Declared Brain Dead Could Be Headed To N.Y. Facility

Jahi McMath, 13, had her tonsils removed at Children’s Hospital of Oakland in California on Dec. 9 as part of an operation to correct sleep apnea. But she had complications and went into cardiac arrest. She was declared brain dead three days later.

12/30/2013

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Man Declared Brain Dead After Being Discovered Injured In Union Square

A man has been declared brain dead, after being found lying on a bench in Union Square Park with severe injuries to his head and face.

11/02/2013