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Eight-Year Kidney Transplant Wait Ends for Indiana Boy, 9

Blake Laudenber has polycystic kidney disease and has been on dialysis since he was 3 weeks old.
3:00 | 03/15/13

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Transcript for Eight-Year Kidney Transplant Wait Ends for Indiana Boy, 9
Blake -- -- family learned on Tuesday. There was a perfect kidney match they did not tell him until -- good morning. -- -- scary thing. -- this week. Cap. Facilities of cancer in -- We have description. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- is 42 inches tall and now it is expected he will -- and catch up to his age. He was born with -- -- kidney disease and has been on dialysis since he was three weeks old every night he was spent eleven hours on dialysis. It is fitting that today and world kidney day he received his new -- Real kidney day is a very erratic day to get it he's a very likely -- got. The nine year -- first transplant was when he was two years old but his body rejected it on March 10. The hospital but they had a perfect kidney for him but it was not a match. That changed on Tuesday. He had antibody levels of his body. Had a lot of things in his blood that made him -- jacked. Kidneys and -- we'd get something called and a -- profile on his antibody profile was probably about the worst I've ever seen them plus he's very job. I think there's just a lot of emotions scared and really excited. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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