Matthew Kuntzi battled type one diabetes his entire life. He was in need of a kidney transplant. His wife McKenna wanted to donate her kidney to her husband but his was not a match for Matthew. The United Network for Organ Sharing found someone who was a match in New Jersey. Then the person in New Jersey had a donor who’s kidney went to match in Pennsylvania. Finally, the person in Pennsylvania had a donor who’s kidney was a match for Matthew.

Watch how the whole story unfolded through paired exchange living donor transplant program at Banner University Medical Center – Phoenix on ABC Channel 15:

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