This Mother Survived For Six Days Without Lungs While Waiting For Life-Changing Transplantation

Death was only a few hours away from her.

In what is believed to be the first unparalleled operation of its kind in the world, doctors in Canada have saved the life of a mother by adopting and using a radical procedure. They removed the young mother's lungs while she needed a transplant.

Here we are talking about the Canadian mother, Melissa Benoit, who was reported carrying serious lung infection and was only a few hours away from death when she was rushed to the hospital in Toronto. To save her life, doctors took the unprecedented step of removing her lungs.

To know what happened next with the mother, scroll on...