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Government Shutdown Delays Bone Marrow Transplant

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By Paul Johnson

Reno, Nevada (CNN) - The partial federal government shutdown, now in its 11th day, has repercussions that are surprising and sometimes troubling.
Among them -- the shutdown is holding up critical medical treatment for a teenager in Reno, Nevada who suffers from a rare genetic disorder.
He's in limbo, and in his case, time is critical and the clock is ticking.
Terri Hendry has his story.


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