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Canada organ transplants on hold amid COVID-19 crisis

In hospitals across Canada, many organ transplants and other surgeries have been put on hold to give priority to COVID-19 patients.

In hospitals across Canada, many organ transplants and other surgeries have been put on hold to give priority to COVID-19 patients.

Doctors say the delays are not only frustrating, but also dangerous.

Al Jazeera’s Daniel Lak reports from Toronto.