Children’s Hospital Trumpets Organ Donor Program With Spotlight on 2 Young Recipients

April 2, 2015 8:50 PM

4 0

Children’s Hospital Trumpets Organ Donor Program With Spotlight on 2 Young Recipients

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia today kicked off its observation of “National Donate Life Month” by highlighting two of their recent success stories.

The hospital announced that five-year-old Khadijah Patel is going home just two weeks after she received a liver transplant. She suffers from the same rare genetic disorder that also afflicts her 12-year-old brother, Yusuf. He is now healthy and happy nearly two years after a liver and kidney tra...

Also read: 'Life is not going to be the same': Slaying of beloved USC professor leaves colleagues and friends crestfallen

Read more

To category page

Loading...