Liang Yaoyi from Shenzen China, lost his battle with brain cancer on Friday. The little boy dreamed of becoming a doctor. As his body was wheeled from the surgery room to harvest his organs, the medical team bowed to honor him and the lives he saved.
Hospital officials said his kidney and liver were transplanted into other patients who were suffering from life-threatening ailments.
The photo triggered social media responses from around the world. In his final hours, Liang Yaoyi’s choice and life had touched the lives of millions.