Young Child Receives Kidney from Altruistic Donor
Ethan Hatton was the recipient of a living donor kidney transplant as a young child. In this video, Ethan's pediatric nephrologist, Dr. Susan Mendley, and his mother discuss Ethan's journey to kidney transplantation, including dialysis to help manage his abnormal kidney function. Drew Sollenberger was the altruistic donor who generously donated a kidney to save Ethan's life. Ethan was cared for by a team of specialists with different expertise, including pediatric nephrology, pediatric surgery and transplantation.