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mrmikeg posted:
My brother just asked my sister and I if we would consider donating a kidney to him. I haven't had the blood work yet to determine my blood type and I am so full of anxiety right now. This is his only hope of getting off dialysis due to complications from multiple myeloma.
Lainey_WebMD_Staff responded:
Hi Mrmikeg,

You are a wonderful brother wanting to help him by donating a kidney. I hope everything goes well with the testing. Keep us updated.


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