UCSD Sued for Transplanting Cancerous Kidney

Jupiterimages/Thinkstock(SAN DIEGO) — A California man is suing the University of California-San Diego Medical Center after receiving a cancerous kidney during a transplant operation.  Despite signing a document electing not to accept a kidney from a donor with health problems, Austin Scalf claims UCSD surgeon, Dr. Christopher Barry knowingly gave him a kidney with a cyst.

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