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My wife is in desperate need of a kidney. She has been on dialysis for 2 years and on the transplant list for almost 2 years. She is having severe problems controlling Blood Pressure and has been in ICU lately due to severe bloody nose which could have been a stroke. Is there a way to get a sister here?
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For what purpose would her sister be coming to the US? Just to visit? Or to live here permanently? What kinds of ties does she have to her home country?
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