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Boy's surgery to remove kidneys went well, mom says

Published On: Jan 07 2013 07:00:00 PM EST   Updated On: Jan 09 2013 08:21:31 AM EST

A young Northampton County boy who suffers from a rare disease is on the road to recovery.

PHILADELPHIA -

A young Northampton County boy who suffers from a rare disease is on the road to recovery.

Aidan Conover, 7, of Stockertown, has a disease called FSGS.

He had his kidneys removed during surgery at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia on Monday.

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Aidan's mom said the surgery went well, and Aidan seems to be doing okay, but he's still in need of a kidney donor.

You can learn more about Aidan's journey on a Facebook page set up by his mom.