Brain-Eating Amoeba Victim's Organs Donated

Zachary Reyna, a 12-year-old from Florida, was left brain dead by a water-borne parasite.
0:38 | 08/27/13

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-- family of a Florida boy battling a rare parasite. Is making a generous selfless donation to others in need. The twelve year old is being -- on a ventilator to preserve his organs. After doctors declared him brain dead. Finally announced their decision on their FaceBook page writing that Zachary rain -- organs would be given to others who were quote waiting on a miracle. -- was need reporting on August 3 with friends in no water filled ditch your home when a rare brain eating amoeba entered his body and cause extensive damage. And just 28 session factions were reported in the US in 20032012.

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