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December 1, 2009 · Leave a Comment

‘Chain’ Links Kidney Patients With Donors

By Kelley Luckstein Kelley Luckstein (@KelleyLuckstein)

There are nearly 83,000 Americans waiting for a kidney transplant. A 10-hour event called a Kidney Transplant Chain allowed Mayo Clinic in Rochester to scratch four names off the list this past week. It involved a team of seven surgeons, three operating rooms, four kidney patients and four living donors.   Tom and and his […]

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