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    Special Forces of Life Strengthen Bond Between Hudson and His Uncle Trevor

    Hudson received a portion of his uncle’s liver as part of a living donor liver transplant.

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    Life-Saving Transplant Inspires One Family to Give Back

    In recognition of Donate Life Month, we share the story of how a life-altering diagnosis put the Kaczmarek family on a philanthropic journey to help others in need.

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    Family Travels Across Country for Liver Transplant to Treat Rare Disease

    Annette Cole share’s her son Trevor’s life-changing diagnosis of maple syrup urine disease.

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  • Liver Transplant

    Mother Donates a Piece of Her Liver to Save Her Baby

    Read how Olivia’s mother donated a piece of her liver to save her baby with a living-donor transplant.

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  • Life Saving Kidney

    Mom Donates a Kidney to a Stranger to Save Her Son As Part of a Life-Saving Kidney Chain

    When Nigel’s mother offered to donate a kidney to him but she was not a match, the National Kidney Registry set up a paired exchange.

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  • Life Saving Heart

    Alaska Baby Who Received Life-Saving Heart Transplant Goes Home

    Serious birth defects meant Lincoln needed a new heart. He got one after only 3 months on the wait list, half the national average.

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  • Paying it Forward

    The Ultimate Act of “Paying It Forward”: A Mom’s Lifesaving Mission

    A liver transplant transformed Cindi’s fragile son into the picture of strength and inspired her to donate a kidney to a co-worker’s wife.

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    McKinley Gives Hope to Others With Kidney Disease

    Read how a prenatal diagnosis and expert care at Seattle Children’s has helped McKinley Miller thrive, despite being born with just one diseased kidney.
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    Seattle Children’s Hospital Providers Transplant Hope to One 3-Year-Old Patient

    When Destiny was born, doctors detected that her small bowel was blocked because the lumen of the bowel was not formed. She has undergone about a dozen surgeries and in January 2011 received a small bowel transplant at Seattle Children's.
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  • When Kidneys Fail, Transplants Succeed

    When Kidneys Fail, Transplants Succeed

    The close partnership between the medical and surgical teams at Seattle Children's gives kids with end-stage kidney disease a bright future.
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  • Marian Sinkey, RN

    Q&A With Marian Sinkey, RN, Clinical Transplant Nurse

    Sinkey talks about what it's like to work at Seattle Children's and what's special about the Transplant Center.
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  • Michelle Moore

    Q&A With Michelle Moore, Transplant Specialist

    Moore talks about what it's like to work at Seattle Children's and what's special about the Transplant Center.
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