Monday , March 20 2023

At the age of 16, who died after a severe allergic reaction, the organs donated


An Auckland teenager who died of a serious allergic reaction has endowed his heart, lungs, kidneys and liver to save others.

Edyn Rubena-Misilisi, of Manurewa, died Sunday after having suffered a severe anaphylactic shock because of a nut allergy.

The 16-year-old kid was kidnapped on Friday, wearing her school uniform and her saxophone, Bonita Misilisi told stuff.

Anaphylaxis is the most serious form of allergic reaction that often affects many parts of the body, including breathing difficulties, a sudden drop in blood pressure, or both, according to New Zealand Allergy.

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Edyn had a meal at a friend's house last Wednesday when he started to react.

He did not want to attract attention, Edyn went home, where he could inject one of the three Epipens – a device that administers adrenaline to combat allergic reactions.

Then he called 111. Paramedics arrived in 7 minutes, the family said.

Edyn's mother, along with firefighters and paramedics doctors, has done CPR at home for 10-15 minutes before being taken to Middlemore Hospital.

Edyn with her parents, Morris and Bonita.


Edyn with her parents, Morris and Bonita.

Tata Morris Misilisi said that Edyn had similar reactions before and tried not to draw attention to her but none so significant as this one.

She was nervous and never wanted to bother anyone, he said.

Edyn was in a coma until Sunday, when her parents made the decision to donate their organs.

Although they opposed their cultural values, "Edyn would have wanted it," she said.

Bonita said that Edyn was known as "mother", she was always in touch with others and not with herself.


Whose from Edyn said that people should take food allergies seriously.

They asked people with food allergies and their families to know what to take care of and have a plan in place in case of a reaction.

Her father said that people who have suffered from allergies "must be a little more vigilant."

His message to young people was to not be afraid to "get someone out" through allergy.

Edyn was at a friend's home last Wednesday when he started having an allergic reaction. She went home to use Epipen, but she fell unconscious. He died in the hospital on Sunday.


Edyn was at a friend's home last Wednesday when he started having an allergic reaction. She went home to use Epipen, but she fell unconscious. He died in the hospital on Sunday.

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Friends told him stuff Edyn was confident and fearless to meet new people and make new friends.

"She was respectful, liked to have fun and liked to joke around," one said.

They described it as intelligent, innovative, determined, inspired and encouraging.

She loved music, including K-Pop (Korean pop music) and she could write in Japanese.

"She never let her have the allergies to keep her back – she would handle the situation alone," another friend said.

Edyn attended the Auckland Girls School for the 9th and 10th years before moving to Manurewa High School.

She was in the Kahurangi whānau unit, and she studied English, Reo and Japanese, her parents said.

In a tribute to Facebook and on his Web site, Manurewa High School said that Edyn was a "remarkable student who was fully involved in the life of our school and really lived our values."

"Edyn represented our vision of Piki atu ki rani, High Purpose, the struggle for excellence," the site said.

Besides being a "hard-working and successful schoolteacher," Edyn played saxophone in the Mit Eldnar school group and was involved in his Environment Council.

"Edyn was always generous with her time and always thought of other people," said the school.

"Thank you for the time we have been able to share with you, thank you for being such a wonderful person. You were a true credit for the values ​​and support of parents and whales.

"Our hearts call for family under the cloud of sadness. For our little girl Edyn, go to become a star that will shine on us forever.

"Here we are, all we can do is cry. Go, go alone."

A Givealittle page was created to help the family with expenses.

Over 13,294 dollars have been donated so far.

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