Britain's youngest organ donor

A five-week-old baby has become the youngest organ donor in Britain. The child died earlier this year from heart failure and their kidneys were transplanted to 22-year-old Samira Kauser.

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Five-week-old baby Britain's youngest organ donor

A five-week-old baby has become the youngest organ donor in Britain according to a report in the Sunday Times.

The child died earlier this year from heart failure and their kidneys were transplanted to 22-year-old Samira Kauser.

A five-week-old baby has become Britain's youngest organ donor. Credit: Angelika Warmuth

The paper claims that younger donors are being sought due to the shortage of adult organ donors.

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