In this photo taken Feb. 12, 2011, Matthew Rosiello, 21, is aided by his mother Randy, who's adjusting his surgically placed catheter, at their home in New York. Matthew is waiting for a liver transplant. Soon after telling the 21-year-old college student he needed a liver transplant, doctors gave him some more tough news: he wasn't likely to get one any time soon in his home state of New York. Consider traveling to Ohio, they advised, where the wait for a new liver is a lot shorter. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
In this photo taken Feb. 12, 2011, Matthew Rosiello, 21, is aided by his mother Randy, who's adjusting his surgically placed catheter, at their home in New York. Matthew is waiting for a liver transplant. Soon after telling the 21-year-old college student he needed a liver transplant, doctors gave him some more tough news: he wasn't likely to get one any time soon in his home state of New York. Consider traveling to Ohio, they advised, where the wait for a new liver is a lot shorter. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
published Monday, February 14th, 2011
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WASHINGTON — Doctors dropped another bomb soon after telling Matthew Rosiello it was time for a liver transplant: The 21-year-old isn’t likely to get one any time soon in his home state of New York. Consider traveling to Ohio, they advised, where the wait’s a lot shorter.

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