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Tuesday, July 17, 2012, 3:22 p.m.

UPMC Presbyterian-Shadyside hospital was ranked No. 10 in the country and No. 1 in the state and region in the latest listing of the best hospitals by U.S. News and World Report.

UPMC, the region's dominant hospital network, was the only Western Pennsylvania health system to have a hospital make this year's national list.

In the magazine's ranking of 43 of Pennsylvania's 253 hospitals, Presbyterian-Shadyside was joined by Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC, at No. 4; Allegheny General Hospital, at No. 6; Forbes Regional Hospital, tied at No. 18; West Penn Hospital, at No. 22; UPMC Passavant, at No. 29; UPMC St. Margaret, at No. 30; and Alle-Kiski Medical Center and UPMC Mercy, which tied at No. 34.

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC ranked No. 9 in the United States among 178 of the country's children's hospitals, according to the magazine.

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