PREVIEW: Newcastle lad receives mechanical heart

At just five years old, Mnotho Mndebele has made medical history.

The Newcastle boy became the youngest patient in Africa to undergo a mechanical heart transplant, after groundbreaking surgery in Gauteng recently.

He is expected to return to life as a normal child of his age.

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Bruce Douglas

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