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Great news for milestone heart transplant patient

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - Sharp Memorial Hospital hit a major milestone when surgeons performed the hospital's 400th heart transplant.

The recipient, 55-year-old Scott Morgan, is now home, just in time to celebrate the holidays with his new heart.

Sharp Memorial's heart transplant program celebrated its 30-year anniversary just a few days after Scott’s operation.

Sharp was the first healthcare provider in San Diego to perform the operation in 1985.

CBS News 8’s Jeff Zevely has Scott’s story in the above video report.

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