The woman with her mum's 100-year-old kidney
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The woman with her mum's 100-year-old kidney

Sue Westhead is in her 60s, but her kidney is 100 years old.

Her mother Ann Metcalfe, who was born in 1915, donated the kidney to Sue in 1973.

In those days most transplanted kidneys did not last 5 years, but Sue's mum's kidney is still going.

  • 10 Aug 2016