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What will happen if I refuse to accept a CDC high-risk donor organ?

The final decision to accept a CDC high-risk donor organ rests with the patient. People who decide to refuse the organ do not lose their place on the transplant waiting list. However, the transplant team cannot predict when another organ will become available.

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