Last surgeries underway in 12-person kidney transplant chain

March 6, 2015 9:53 PM

14 0

Surgeons have started the final operations in an organ donation chain that will result in six patients getting new kidneys at a San Francisco hospital.

Three surgeries Thursday and three Friday at the California Pacific Medical Center represent the largest kidney donation chain in the 44-year history of the hospital's transplant center.

Also read: Injured Humboldt players get visit from Stanley Cup

Read more

To category page