Matthew Ouimet, 2, of Antioch, underwent a 13-hour liver and kidney transplant on June 4 at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital. Follow reports from reporter Gary Peterson and photographer Jane Tyska during the surgery and afterwards as Matthew recovers in the hospital. Matthew has primary hyperoxaluria Type I, a condition that has required four-hour dialysis treatments six days a week at UCSF. This is the fourth time the Ouimets were told that organs were available; the first three ended in disappointment when the organs were not considered a close enough match.




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