SILive - A Profile of a Staten Island Son with Kidney Disease

A 22-year-old Staten Island man named Michael Amoroso and his mother have high hopes for a successful kidney transplant.

New York, NY
 – April 22, 2013  –– 

Michael Amoroso is a 22-year-old from Long Island with a genetic condition called Lebers congenital amaurosis. Due to the deterioration of his kidney function, Amoroso is in need of a new kidney, and his mother, Dawn, helped to get him on Mount Sinai’s list.

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