July 18, 2017 – Living Donor Protection Act Coalition Letter

The Honorable U.S. House of Representatives Washington, DC 20515 Dear Rep. : More than 60 years since the first successful kidney transplant, hundreds of thousands of lives have been saved through the generosity of donor families and living organ donors and transplantation remains the optimal choice of kidney replacement therapy for most patients. Last year more than 19,000 Americans received a kidney transplant yet more than 97,000 are on a kidney wait list, sometimes for five or more years.
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