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Vista man becomes triple transplant patient

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - It's a first for San Diego - a triple transplant. Surgeons at UC San Diego transplanted a Vista man with a new heart and kidney. He previously had his right lung transplanted.

Fifty-three-year-old Frank Murdock is now one in six billion people worldwide to receive three transplanted organs.

News 8's Steve Price files this video report from La Jolla with a look at the remarkable milestone.

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