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Girl’s new lungs prompt concerns over transplant regulations

 

After waiting for three months, Sarah Murnaghan, 10, will finally receive new lungs after hers were damaged beyond repair by cystic fibrosis. She had been placed on a waiting list for children, which would have been a lengthy process. But after her family went to court a judge allowed her to join the adult transplant list, and one week later new lungs became available. NBC’s Stephanie Gosk reports.

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