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    OMG HOW COULD THIS HAPPEN...
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    OLDTIFF47 posted:
    http://www.ktla.com/news/landing/ktla-usc-kidney-transplant-error,0,2910603.story?hpt=T2


    HOW IN THE WORLD COULD THIS BE...

    TIFF
    DON'T TAKE YOUR ORGANS TO HEAVEN...HEAVEN KNOWS WE NEED THEM HERE !!
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    Lainey_WebMD_Staff responded:
    Hi TIFF,

    Wow, you are right! How can they mix up patients for kidney transplant? Thanks for posting this!
     
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    MrsCora01 responded:
    From what I got from the article, both kidneys arrived at the same time. Basically it was a clerical error where someone didn't read the labels properly. In a large program, this is always a risk. Most places take more care.

    Cora


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