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Mourning to have kidney surgery Friday

Originally Published: December 18, 2003
ESPN.com news services

TRENTON, N.J. -- Less than a month after retiring from the NBA with a kidney disease, former New Jersey Nets center Alonzo Mourning will undergo kidney transplant surgery Friday in New York, his agent said.

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Mourning will receive the kidney from an unidentified family member, agent Jeff Wechsler said Thursday. The former All-Star had received dozens of offers from prospective donors around the country following the announcement last month that he needed a transplant.

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