publication date: Thursday, April 7, 2011 (part of Spring 2011)

category: Medicine

clue: I ♥ baboons

explanation: Fae, real name Stephanie Beauclair, was born with a congenital heart defect and became the first infant human to receive a heart transplant from an animal, in this case a baboon. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Richard Slominsky, Joanna Woods, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Ryan Dunn, Elaine Beckland, and Jon Berry

Peculiar Pathology: The human body can suffer such strange and tragic fates. These five people became famous for their unusual medical conditions. Even five TV doctors couldn't help them.

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