Woman declared ‘dead’ awakens just before doctors harvest her organs

Woman declared ‘dead’ awakens just before doctors harvest her organs

Imagine waking up to see operating room lights and doctors standing over you, armed with scalpels and other operating tools.

That’s exactly what happened to 41-year-old Colleen Burns, who had arrived at the emergency room at St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center in Syracuse, N.Y., over a week earlier suffering from a drug overdose, Counsel and Heal reported.  Mistakenly believing Burns to be dead, doctors at the center were about to harvest the woman’s organs for transplant, before she opened her eyes.

Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/health/2013/07/09/woman-thought-to-be-dead-awakens-just-before-doctors-harvest-organs/?test=latestnews#ixzz2ZqIc2sTi

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