Saturday, August 25, 2012

Kidney for Ohio transplant put in trash

TOLEDO, Ohio – A health commissioner says a nurse accidentally disposed of a kidney from a living donor at an Ohio hospital that later suspended its kidney transplant program.

The University of Toledo Medical Center suspended the program after the botched transplant earlier this month.

The Blade newspaper reported that a kidney donated by a man to his older sister was thrown away with medical waste in what medical experts describe as a rare accident.

The Toledo-Lucas County health commissioner confirms a nurse disposed of the kidney.  More

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