By Kayla Santos
Four year old Liam Sprague is believed to be one of the recipients of the heart donated by 6 year old Fuentes. The Sprague family has spent the last eight months living out of Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in wait of a heart transplant for Liam.
In the nation there are approximately 121,000 patients on waiting lists for organ transplants and roughly 18 of those die every day, according to the IU Health Director of Transplant Nephrology, Dr. Tim Tabor.
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