Two-year-old A.J. Burgess was taken to the emergency room Sunday morning for remedy of a peritonitis an infection. A.J. has been ready for kidney transplant surgical procedure.
The boy’s father, Anthony Dickerson, is being denied the chance to donate his wholesome kidney to the boy, regardless of being an ideal match as a result of Dickerson just lately violated his probation. The household’s story has unfold worldwide since being profiled on 11Alive Information earlier this month.
A.J. was born with out kidneys, and whereas his dad is an ideal match, they’d an issue as soon as they realized that Dickerson had violated his probation.
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Emory Hospital informed the household he must present proof of “good habits” for the following three to 4 months earlier than they might allow him to donate his kidney to his son. They mentioned they might re-evaluate the scenario in January 2018, however the household fears which may be too late.
The household’s lawyer, Mawuli Davis, launched a press release Sunday morning:
“The household is asking for folks of all religion traditions to be in prayer immediately for Child AJ. His spirit is robust however his physique is weakening.”
The household has been determined to avoid wasting A.J.’s life, and is asking for help from anybody who could possibly expedite the method of transplanting a brand new kidney for A.J.
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