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Party Turns Lucky for a Woman in Dire Need of a Kidney Transplant

by Savitha C Muppala on  December 29, 2011 at 11:14 PM Organ Donation News   - G J E 4
A first time meeting with 45-year-old Manoly Viravong at a party set  kind-hearted Veronica Buttigieg  thinking.

Manoly Viravong was in dire need of a kidney transplant and was on the waiting list for the past two years. She had to spend eight hours a day on a dialysis machine.
 Party Turns Lucky for a Woman in Dire Need of a Kidney Transplant
Party Turns Lucky for a Woman in Dire Need of a Kidney Transplant
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Veronica was deeply moved by her story and thought it was the right time to concretize her desire of organ donation. She told Manoly of her intention to donate a kidney.

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Later tests were conducted which showed that the two were a perfect match and a transplant surgery was conducted two months later at The Royal London Hospital.

Explaining the miracle in her life, Manoly said, "At first I thought that Veronica was joking - then I realised she meant it. I don't know how to thank her.I was feeling ill and I could have not gone to the party. It's not just my life it's changed, but my husband and ­children's."



Source: Medindia
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