Experts decry shortages of kidney donors

12.07.2012                      22.Tammus. 5772

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Experts decry shortages of kidney donors

Experts tell Knesset committee there is also too few nephrology specialists to treat patients with kidney disease.

There are not only too few donated kidneys but also an inadequate number of nephrology specialists to treat patients with kidney disease, experts told the Knesset Labor, Social Affairs and Health Committee on Tuesday. The special session was held to mark Israel Kidney Day, held to encourage live donors to give one of their kidneys to save a life….