Vigil Planned Outside Hospital For Boy Denied Kidney Transplant From Father
Vigil planned outside hospital for boy denied kidney transplant from father
A 2-year-old Gwinnett County boy who needs a kidney was rushed to an emergency room with an abdominal infection Sunday morning, a family attorney says.
A.J. Burgess was born without both his kidneys, his mother, Carmellia Burgess, said in a fundraising campaign.
“He has been fighting for his life since the day he came into this world,” she shared.
But the problem isn’t a lack of an available donor, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution previously reported.
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