Zach Poe, left with his mother, Laurie, and Tony, right, at the College of Health Sciences at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Ky., on Sept. 4, 2012. Zach Poe, the first Total Artificial Heart patient in Kentucky received his new heart from a donor recently. Photo by Pablo Alcala | Staff
Zach Poe, left with his mother, Laurie, and Tony, right, at the College of Health Sciences at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Ky., on Sept. 4, 2012. Zach Poe, the first Total Artificial Heart patient in Kentucky received his new heart from a donor recently. Photo by Pablo Alcala | Staff Lexington Herald-Leader
Zach Poe, left with his mother, Laurie, and Tony, right, at the College of Health Sciences at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Ky., on Sept. 4, 2012. Zach Poe, the first Total Artificial Heart patient in Kentucky received his new heart from a donor recently. Photo by Pablo Alcala | Staff Lexington Herald-Leader

Donor heart replaces device that kept young Kentucky man alive

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