Woman’s organs help patients in Greece, Germany and Austria

The organs of a woman who died of a stroke late on Tuesday helped five patients in Greece, Germany and Austria, the National Transplant Organization said.

The 49-year-old died in a Larissa hospital after suffering a stroke during her daughter?s wedding.

Following a request by her family, the woman?s liver was flown to Munich and her lungs to Vienna, while her corneas went to Thessaloniki and her kidneys to Ioannina.

Subscribe to our Newsletters

Enter your information below to receive our weekly newsletters with the latest insights, opinion pieces and current events straight to your inbox.

By signing up you are agreeing to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.