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Valery Shumakov (1931-2008). Russian-Soviet transplant surgeon Valery Ivanovich Shumakov with a patient on a ward. Shumakov specialised in researching blood flow and the heart. He performed the first heart transplant in Russia, as well as the first liver and thyroid transplants. Photographed in Moscow, Russia.
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