KIDNEY STORIES: HELP FOR A KIDNEY FOR PATRICK

Patrick was born with Prune belly Syndrome and his kidney failed Jan. 2012. He is in need of a gracious A- donor.
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PLEASE KEEP THIS PAGE MOVING: Patrick Foltyn of Millville NJ is in urgent need of a kidney transplant as a result of a rare condition called Prune Belly Syndrome he developed … in utero. This syndrome affects about 1 in 40,000 infants and a large amount of them don’t live very long. Patrick has beat the odds and is 23 years old and chasing his dreams. Recently, his kidney failed and had to be removed. He is on dialysis 3 times a week to survive which can be very exhausting and painful. He has had to put his dreams on hold simply to survive. He is in need of a donor as soon as possible. His blood type is A negative. If you have a heart, you will keep this post going along to give Patrick a chance at life and to pursue his dreams. Pass this page along and keep him in your thoughts and prayers.
Hello everyone. My name is Patrick. I am currently looking for a living kidney donor. I was born with a rare kidney disease called prune belly syndrome. To learn more about it go to http://www.prunebelly.org/ . To read about my life growing up with the disease read my blog at http://patfoltyn.blogspot.com/ . If you know anyone that is interested in donation or wants to know more about prune belly syndrome you can message me.
 
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One thought on “KIDNEY STORIES: HELP FOR A KIDNEY FOR PATRICK

  1. kidneystories2013 Post author

    Urgent Update!!!!! Our friend Patrick, tells us that his transplant center is the University at Pennsylvania Hospital, his transplant coordinator is Maureen Simon. You can contact the center to reach her at 800-789-PENN (7366). Her direct number is 2156626200.

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