SF Surgeons Complete 12 Surgeries in 6-Way Kidney Transplant Chain

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The California Pacific Medical Center carried out the largest kidney donation chain in the 44-year history of the hospital’s transplant center by coordinating 6 kidney transplants through a 6-way patient-donor swap. This is like a Domino-like kidney swap when a living donor’s kidney is incompatible with a relative or friend who needs one and they are paired up with others in the same situation.

Read more at: http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2015/03/06/surgeons-complete-kidney-transplants/
http://news.yahoo.com/kidney-donation-triggers-transplant-chain-san-francisco-141020328.html

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