TITLE

Oscar Robertson donates kidney to daughter

PUB. DATE
April 1997
SOURCE
Jet;04/28/97, Vol. 91 Issue 23, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces basketball Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson's donation of a kidney to his daughter, Tia Robertson. Why Tia Robertson needed the kidney transplantation; Background on Oscar Robertson.
ACCESSION #
9705026046

 

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