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Amazing Teacher Donates Kidney To Student

This teacher donated her kidney to a student and changed her life forever.

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Preschool teacher Beth Battista, surprised the family of student Lyla Carreyn with the news that she was a match to donate a kidney.

Lyla was diagnosed with microscopic polyangiitis and was on dialysis for 12 hours a day. Despite her family's nationwide search for a match for Lyla, the results came back negative for a compatible donor.

Inspired by Lyla's story, Battista decided to see if she was a match, and she was.

To break the news, Battista write wrote a heartfelt note: “I may just be her teacher now, but soon a little piece of me will be with Lyla forever. I’m Lyla’s kidney donor.”

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