Antioch Toddler Recovers

Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet Recovers After Kidney Transplant Surgery
Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet Recovers After Kidney Transplant Surgery
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – An Antioch toddler was recovering Wednesday following 12 hours of surgery in San Francisco in which he received a new kidney and a new liver.<br /><br />Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet was born with a rare disease called primary hyperoxaluria. His kidneys failed after being on dialysis for most of his young life.<br /><br />“He’s the hero and he’s the reason why were all here together and he brings everyone together and he just a beautiful little boy and we’re all just here to support him and make sure he’s okay,” said his sister, Brittany.<br /><br />Matthew underwent the rare double transplant surgery at University of California, San Francisco Benioff Children’s Hospital. He received the adult-sized organs from a young man who died in a car crash.<br /><br /><a href="http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2013/06/05/antioch-toddler-recovering-after-rare-double-transplant-surgery-at-ucsf/" target="blank_"><strong>[ READ MORE: Antioch Toddler Recovering After Rare Double Transplant Surgery At UCSF ]</strong></a><br /><br />
Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet Recovers After Kidney Transplant Surgery
Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet Recovers After Kidney Transplant Surgery
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – An Antioch toddler was recovering Wednesday following 12 hours of surgery in San Francisco in which he received a new kidney and a new liver.<br /><br />Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet was born with a rare disease called primary hyperoxaluria. His kidneys failed after being on dialysis for most of his young life.<br /><br />“He’s the hero and he’s the reason why were all here together and he brings everyone together and he just a beautiful little boy and we’re all just here to support him and make sure he’s okay,” said his sister, Brittany.<br /><br />Matthew underwent the rare double transplant surgery at University of California, San Francisco Benioff Children’s Hospital. He received the adult-sized organs from a young man who died in a car crash.<br /><br /><a href="http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2013/06/05/antioch-toddler-recovering-after-rare-double-transplant-surgery-at-ucsf/" target="blank_"><strong>[ READ MORE: Antioch Toddler Recovering After Rare Double Transplant Surgery At UCSF ]</strong></a><br /><br />
Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet Recovers After Kidney Transplant Surgery
Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet Recovers After Kidney Transplant Surgery
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – An Antioch toddler was recovering Wednesday following 12 hours of surgery in San Francisco in which he received a new kidney and a new liver.<br /><br />Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet was born with a rare disease called primary hyperoxaluria. His kidneys failed after being on dialysis for most of his young life.<br /><br />“He’s the hero and he’s the reason why were all here together and he brings everyone together and he just a beautiful little boy and we’re all just here to support him and make sure he’s okay,” said his sister, Brittany.<br /><br />Matthew underwent the rare double transplant surgery at University of California, San Francisco Benioff Children’s Hospital. He received the adult-sized organs from a young man who died in a car crash.<br /><br /><a href="http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2013/06/05/antioch-toddler-recovering-after-rare-double-transplant-surgery-at-ucsf/" target="blank_"><strong>[ READ MORE: Antioch Toddler Recovering After Rare Double Transplant Surgery At UCSF ]</strong></a><br /><br />
Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet Recovers After Kidney Transplant Surgery
Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet Recovers After Kidney Transplant Surgery
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – An Antioch toddler was recovering Wednesday following 12 hours of surgery in San Francisco in which he received a new kidney and a new liver.<br /><br />Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet was born with a rare disease called primary hyperoxaluria. His kidneys failed after being on dialysis for most of his young life.<br /><br />“He’s the hero and he’s the reason why were all here together and he brings everyone together and he just a beautiful little boy and we’re all just here to support him and make sure he’s okay,” said his sister, Brittany.<br /><br />Matthew underwent the rare double transplant surgery at University of California, San Francisco Benioff Children’s Hospital. He received the adult-sized organs from a young man who died in a car crash.<br /><br /><a href="http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2013/06/05/antioch-toddler-recovering-after-rare-double-transplant-surgery-at-ucsf/" target="blank_"><strong>[ READ MORE: Antioch Toddler Recovering After Rare Double Transplant Surgery At UCSF ]</strong></a><br /><br />
Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet Recovers After Kidney Transplant Surgery
Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet Recovers After Kidney Transplant Surgery
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – An Antioch toddler was recovering Wednesday following 12 hours of surgery in San Francisco in which he received a new kidney and a new liver.<br /><br />Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet was born with a rare disease called primary hyperoxaluria. His kidneys failed after being on dialysis for most of his young life.<br /><br />“He’s the hero and he’s the reason why were all here together and he brings everyone together and he just a beautiful little boy and we’re all just here to support him and make sure he’s okay,” said his sister, Brittany.<br /><br />Matthew underwent the rare double transplant surgery at University of California, San Francisco Benioff Children’s Hospital. He received the adult-sized organs from a young man who died in a car crash.<br /><br /><a href="http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2013/06/05/antioch-toddler-recovering-after-rare-double-transplant-surgery-at-ucsf/" target="blank_"><strong>[ READ MORE: Antioch Toddler Recovering After Rare Double Transplant Surgery At UCSF ]</strong></a><br /><br />
Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet Recovers After Kidney Transplant Surgery
Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet Recovers After Kidney Transplant Surgery
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – An Antioch toddler was recovering Wednesday following 12 hours of surgery in San Francisco in which he received a new kidney and a new liver.<br /><br />Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet was born with a rare disease called primary hyperoxaluria. His kidneys failed after being on dialysis for most of his young life.<br /><br />“He’s the hero and he’s the reason why were all here together and he brings everyone together and he just a beautiful little boy and we’re all just here to support him and make sure he’s okay,” said his sister, Brittany.<br /><br />Matthew underwent the rare double transplant surgery at University of California, San Francisco Benioff Children’s Hospital. He received the adult-sized organs from a young man who died in a car crash.<br /><br /><a href="http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2013/06/05/antioch-toddler-recovering-after-rare-double-transplant-surgery-at-ucsf/" target="blank_"><strong>[ READ MORE: Antioch Toddler Recovering After Rare Double Transplant Surgery At UCSF ]</strong></a><br /><br />
Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet Recovers After Kidney Transplant Surgery
Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet Recovers After Kidney Transplant Surgery
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – An Antioch toddler was recovering Wednesday following 12 hours of surgery in San Francisco in which he received a new kidney and a new liver.<br /><br />Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet was born with a rare disease called primary hyperoxaluria. His kidneys failed after being on dialysis for most of his young life.<br /><br />“He’s the hero and he’s the reason why were all here together and he brings everyone together and he just a beautiful little boy and we’re all just here to support him and make sure he’s okay,” said his sister, Brittany.<br /><br />Matthew underwent the rare double transplant surgery at University of California, San Francisco Benioff Children’s Hospital. He received the adult-sized organs from a young man who died in a car crash.<br /><br /><a href="http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2013/06/05/antioch-toddler-recovering-after-rare-double-transplant-surgery-at-ucsf/" target="blank_"><strong>[ READ MORE: Antioch Toddler Recovering After Rare Double Transplant Surgery At UCSF ]</strong></a><br /><br />
Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet Recovers After Kidney Transplant Surgery
Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet Recovers After Kidney Transplant Surgery
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – An Antioch toddler was recovering Wednesday following 12 hours of surgery in San Francisco in which he received a new kidney and a new liver.<br /><br />Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet was born with a rare disease called primary hyperoxaluria. His kidneys failed after being on dialysis for most of his young life.<br /><br />“He’s the hero and he’s the reason why were all here together and he brings everyone together and he just a beautiful little boy and we’re all just here to support him and make sure he’s okay,” said his sister, Brittany.<br /><br />Matthew underwent the rare double transplant surgery at University of California, San Francisco Benioff Children’s Hospital. He received the adult-sized organs from a young man who died in a car crash.<br /><br /><a href="http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2013/06/05/antioch-toddler-recovering-after-rare-double-transplant-surgery-at-ucsf/" target="blank_"><strong>[ READ MORE: Antioch Toddler Recovering After Rare Double Transplant Surgery At UCSF ]</strong></a><br /><br />
Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet Recovers After Kidney Transplant Surgery
Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet Recovers After Kidney Transplant Surgery
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – An Antioch toddler was recovering Wednesday following 12 hours of surgery in San Francisco in which he received a new kidney and a new liver.<br /><br />Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet was born with a rare disease called primary hyperoxaluria. His kidneys failed after being on dialysis for most of his young life.<br /><br />“He’s the hero and he’s the reason why were all here together and he brings everyone together and he just a beautiful little boy and we’re all just here to support him and make sure he’s okay,” said his sister, Brittany.<br /><br />Matthew underwent the rare double transplant surgery at University of California, San Francisco Benioff Children’s Hospital. He received the adult-sized organs from a young man who died in a car crash.<br /><br /><a href="http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2013/06/05/antioch-toddler-recovering-after-rare-double-transplant-surgery-at-ucsf/" target="blank_"><strong>[ READ MORE: Antioch Toddler Recovering After Rare Double Transplant Surgery At UCSF ]</strong></a><br /><br />
Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet Recovers After Kidney Transplant Surgery
Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet Recovers After Kidney Transplant Surgery
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – An Antioch toddler was recovering Wednesday following 12 hours of surgery in San Francisco in which he received a new kidney and a new liver.<br /><br />Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet was born with a rare disease called primary hyperoxaluria. His kidneys failed after being on dialysis for most of his young life.<br /><br />“He’s the hero and he’s the reason why were all here together and he brings everyone together and he just a beautiful little boy and we’re all just here to support him and make sure he’s okay,” said his sister, Brittany.<br /><br />Matthew underwent the rare double transplant surgery at University of California, San Francisco Benioff Children’s Hospital. He received the adult-sized organs from a young man who died in a car crash.<br /><br /><a href="http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2013/06/05/antioch-toddler-recovering-after-rare-double-transplant-surgery-at-ucsf/" target="blank_"><strong>[ READ MORE: Antioch Toddler Recovering After Rare Double Transplant Surgery At UCSF ]</strong></a><br /><br />
Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet Recovers After Kidney Transplant Surgery
Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet Recovers After Kidney Transplant Surgery
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – An Antioch toddler was recovering Wednesday following 12 hours of surgery in San Francisco in which he received a new kidney and a new liver.<br /><br />Two-year-old Matthew Ouimet was born with a rare disease called primary hyperoxaluria. His kidneys failed after being on dialysis for most of his young life.<br /><br />“He’s the hero and he’s the reason why were all here together and he brings everyone together and he just a beautiful little boy and we’re all just here to support him and make sure he’s okay,” said his sister, Brittany.<br /><br />Matthew underwent the rare double transplant surgery at University of California, San Francisco Benioff Children’s Hospital. He received the adult-sized organs from a young man who died in a car crash.<br /><br /><a href="http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2013/06/05/antioch-toddler-recovering-after-rare-double-transplant-surgery-at-ucsf/" target="blank_"><strong>[ READ MORE: Antioch Toddler Recovering After Rare Double Transplant Surgery At UCSF ]</strong></a><br /><br />
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