Teen With Months to Live Is Denied Heart Transplant, Family Says

Doctors cite treatment "noncompliance" in decision to keep Anthony Stokes off a transplant list.
0:36 | 08/12/13

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An Atlanta teen in need of a heart transplant is fighting with the hospital to get on the transplant list. Fifteen year old Anthony stokes is in desperate need of a heart transplant. But doctors say he can't be put on the transplant list because of a history of not following doctor's orders the -- says. They don't think stokes will take his medication or come for follow visits based on past actions his family though. Does the hospitals making these allegations that because stokes had run ins with the law. Stokes who has been in the hospital for a month might soon be released a hospital says is trying to work with the family through all options.

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