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Stranger Donates Kidney to Save Loveland Woman's Life

Stranger Donates Kidney to Save Loveland Woman's Life

Phyllis McCormack receives lifesaving kidney from "altruistic donor" she doesn't know.
Published: June 20, 2014

Phyllis McCormack had polycystic kidney disease, which caused cysts to form on her kidneys. No family members were a match for the kidney transplant Phyllis needed. After a 9News story in January about Phyllis's plight and her husband Gary's efforts to find an "altruistic" donor for her, dozens of potential donors called. A few months later, Phyllis got a phone call from University of Colorado Hospital.

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