Girl with Disability Allegedly Denied Kidney Transplant

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Girl with Disability Allegedly Denied Kidney Transplant
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Tue, 01-17-2012 - 5:17pm

A mother is angry that a doctor was unwilling to give her daughter a kindey transplant based upon her mental capabilities.

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Update on the story, the parents have met with the transplant team again. While they still don't know if she will get one, they've are getting the process started.

http://yourlife.usatoday.com/health/healthyperspective/post/2012-01-30/parents-hospital-meet-about-transplant-for-amelia-rivera/616661/1