May 25, 2024

Athens News

News in English from Greece

Guy who died in car accident "will give life" those who need organ donation

On Monday, the funeral of an 18-year-old young man who died in a traffic accident in Agrinio will take place. His parents agreed to donate his organs.

On Monday morning, family, relatives and friends will say goodbye to the boy who died in a traffic accident in the center of Agrinio. According to, the parents of the unfortunate young man decided to donate his organs, giving life to other people. In the hospitals to which the organs were donated, the transplant procedure has already begun.

A 45-year-old patient with liver failure is undergoing a liver transplant at the Hippocrates Hospital in Thessaloniki. Earlier today, one of the kidneys was also donated to the Hippocrateo Hospital. The second kidney was taken to Ioannina Hospital, and the heart was taken to the Onassios Center for Cardiac Surgery in Athens, so that after checking for compatibility, the transplant procedure could begin.

Source link

Verified by MonsterInsights