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Recipient of diseased donated organ later dies of rabies

22
March
2013
On behalf of Rosenblum & Partners, LLP.

Organ donation fulfills an important medical need, and donated organs have saved the lives of millions in New York and across the country. But organs are only life-saving if they are viable and free of infectious disease. If not, a donated organ can be lethal to the recipient. It is up to organ procurement organizations […]

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