bone marrow transplant
Lu Zikuan, the eldest boy in the family from Huixian, Henan province, has nearly reached the ideal weight of at least 45 kilograms (99 pounds), according to his doctors.
Two Vietnamese brothers were denied temporary U.S. visas necessary for them to donate bone marrow to their dying brother living in San Jose.
Tu Le, 63, was diagnosed with an aggressive form of blood cancer in January 2018 called Myelodysplastic syndrome. The father of four immigrated to the U.S. in 1992 and has since become a U.S. citizen; he desperately requires a bone marrow transplant as soon as possible in order to survive.