Tre Johnson, 2, right, and his brother Bryson, 1, from Sweetwater, Tenn., play in the kids courtyard Wednesday at Erlanger Hospital in Chattanooga, Tenn., before they go to have blood drawn in the lab. The two brothers have been diagnosed with IPEX Syndrome, a rare genetic disorder that is fatal without a bone marrow transplant, and their family will have to spend almost a year in Cincinnati while the siblings receive transplants and recover.
Tre Johnson, 2, right, and his brother Bryson, 1, from Sweetwater, Tenn., play in the kids courtyard Wednesday at Erlanger Hospital in Chattanooga, Tenn., before they go to have blood drawn in the lab. The two brothers have been diagnosed with IPEX Syndrome, a rare genetic disorder that is fatal without a bone marrow transplant, and their family will have to spend almost a year in Cincinnati while the siblings receive transplants and recover.
Photo by Doug Strickland .
published Friday, July 5th, 2013
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