Stranger's Kidney Completes 6-Way Transplant

Ted Bartling donated his kidney to complete the matches needed for three Utah patients.
0:59 | 09/19/13

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Six people suddenly bonded together by the need for a kidney. And when life seemed dire they just happen to be in the right place at the right time three of them. -- in kidney failure in Salt Lake City -- time was running out of this man one waiting for three years. Brandy here too and even this little baby -- they had to donors and they were matches. But not for their loved ones and there was a missing link until this guy a stranger Ted Bartley and showed up willing to give his kidney to a stranger. And complete the change. For about fifteen years it considering. Doing this ninety minute conclusion. I had taken enough in life from others it -- time for me to give something back. Something a little bigger than what I have been -- back. So Ted there one father and his friend went on to organize their three kidneys match to the right recipients. Those three have any shot at life and now all six have a unique family bond.

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