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TEXAS GIRL RECEIVES A NEW LIVER, INTESTINE

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A 3-year-old girl received a transplanted liver and small intestine Tuesday in a rare operation that lasted nearly 14 hours.

Tracey Kay Gonzales of Corpus Christi, Texas, was in critical condition and breathing with the help of a respirator in the intensive care unit at Children's Hospital after the surgery, hospital spokeswoman Sue Cardillo said.