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    “He’s the Bravest Kid I’ve Ever Seen” – Boo’s Kidney Transplant

'Mayo 150 years serving humanity' 150th Sesquicentennial LogoThis little boy you’re about to meet was hit so hard with influenza it damaged his lungs to the point he was put on life support. The ordeal ended up severely damaging his kidneys and doctors feared he was too sick for a transplant. Then he went to Mayo Clinic where a transplant team fought to save his life.  [TRT 2:55]

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This is a special report produced for the Mayo Clinic 150th Anniversary Collection of Stories. To view other stories and learn about Mayo Clinic's sesquicentennial, please click here.