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-- -- services secretary Kathleen civilians saying she will not intervene.
In the plight of a dying girl in need of a lung transplant she's ten years old.
Much of the outrageous some Republican lawmakers -- -- -- tense exchange between the secretary and a congressman.
Who was also we've done this -- him.
Members as that mother and a grandmother I can't imagine anything more agonizing than what that.
Burning ends are going through and talked to Janet Rankin mother of Sarah about this case.
What I've also done is look very carefully and -- history.
The rules around.
Lung transplant without work.
There's tricks and a secretary it is it's a doctor -- to reclaim my time it's simply takes your signature -- simply -- your signature a study I know you have have ordered and I appreciate that but a study we'll take.
Over a year this young lady will be dead.
Manny Alvarez is on hold back he has some heated criticism in his column at foxnews.com.
The Fox News medically -- with -- -- good morning to -- -- better.
She says I can't imagine anything worse than one individual getting to pick who lives and who doubt this is -- your business.
Liz says -- all due respect cement madam secretary get out of Washington go to that hospital look at that little child in the eyes and teller know.
That's exactly what you do when you hiding behind bureaucratic rules that you know perfectly well you can change in this case.
This -- deserves a chance to live.
She has three or four weeks left every doctor has said that the doctors were taking care of I'll hold of the child is -- look the only thing just asking for is to get on the regular lists the adult -- she wants to have a chance.
To be with the other individuals that are waiting for lungs so that she could have a better chance of finding an organ.
All right she's not asking for anything else more than that -- back in 2005.
Moved to a different it was about you know the time that that you were waiting for -- when this little girl has been waiting since when he eleven.
For a transplant now he we are -- thirteen her time as his is his passing on very quickly.
And this is something that secretary Sebelius should at least look at it with more details just don't hide behind -- bureaucratic -- -- down to the hospital -- -- -- doctors.
Got a little better facilitation you can she changed the rules -- isn't as easy as congressman price says that you know just one signature can change listen the FDA -- -- the rules all the time when they want to allocate certain medications were certain previously couldn't do that.
They could ask for respect as special dispensation that could change a lot of things.
-- and and to me.
This whole thing -- the transplant world has to change.
Surgical take -- -- change there have been I mean just last night -- looked at some studies looking at adult kidney.
Transplantation in children they work perfectly well I know lungs are a little bit different.
But they can -- a partial transplant.
-- they know that this surgical community is not up in arms and say -- all -- she's right she's right everybody's being very quiet why is a medical community quiet because they know perfectly well.
That this is something that should be consider.
It in a proper way rather than hide behind a bureaucratic.
Statement from the famine moments ago we cannot except that secretaries who believes is willing to let her child and others die.
While waiting for bureaucratic changes that might take years of -- all the setup for reasons doctrine is this is your field now.
The -- so the law also had a child under the age of twelve cannot be on the transplant list yet because through medical.
Procedures in the past it is proven that some of these organs do not take is that.
True statement on its -- was.
One point in time I don't think it's true any more because things have changed dramatically not argue we're not talking about a four year old child.
We don't about a ten year old child and the more full logical differences between the ten.
And a twelve year old are not that great you know -- it's nothing happens and -- you know that you can dramatically changes at the end the age of twelve so they just -- that that and that age.
From the point of view -- pediatric donations.
That their children don't have a lot of available organs for transplant they just don't adults do.
You know right now you have about 17100 people waiting for before lung transplant patients among them 31 children in this country right now.
There are over 200 cases done yearly.
Com so we don't know how.
Have enough organs in the pediatric side so therefore you have to begin to amend the pinch of -- what and what the family is saying his putter on the adult list.
And give her a chance give this girl a chant let's go to Washington go to Washington noise and have all this talk about this stuff I mean you could get somebody from the private sector to come forward what life right now FaceBook -- a more than we have an up in front of -- dot com.
-- private donation direct donation it will bypass the rules -- a lot of folks America without America is in an uproar over this case.
-- hand and something has to be done leadership in Washington has to change and you have to you don't she's in charge of health health is.
Individuals many times at the moment is it -- -- -- -- months for this and well according to her doctors this week's.
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