12 Patients To Participate In 'Kidney Swap' At SF Hospital

March 5, 2015 10:09 AM

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A rare medical procedure involving twelve patients, six kidney transplants and two days of surgery is set to take place at a San Francisco hospital.

California Pacific Medical Center surgeon Dr. William Bry tells KGO-TV the "kidney paired donations" will be possible thanks to an altruistic donor who started a chain of donations.

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