Greta Blanco Caride

 

 

Age: 17

 

Summary: transplant patient who came to the U.S. from Cuba as an 8-year-old weighing 26 lbs for a kidney transplant after a long fight for permission from both U.S. and Cuban officials.

 

 

Cause of Death: Kidney failure

 

Born: circa 1985

 

Died: July 8, 2002

 

Location: Miami, Florida