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Selena Gomez’s Mom Recalls Feeling 'Helpless' During Daughter’s Kidney Transplant

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Selena Gomez's BFF is family!

Selena Gomez and her best friend Francia Raisa have beautifully opened up about the kidney transplant that brought them closer together, and now Selly's mom is ready to speak out, too.

Following Francia's mom's interview about her daughter's selflessness, Mandy Teefey shared an emotional post to Instagram about feeling "helpless" over Selena's surgery.

Related: New Details About Why Selena's BFF Donated Her Kidney!

She shared via her production company's page, Kicked to the Curb Productions:

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New Details About Why Francia Raisa Donated Her Kidney To Selena Gomez & How She Kept It A Secret!

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Selena Gomez has an amazing inner circle!

Francia Raisa showed just how big her heart is when she donated her kidney to Selena Gomez at her time of need!

The bonded besties have both spoken out about the transplant, which is said to have been done in June at Cedars Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles.

Related: The Weeknd Scheduled His Tour Around Selena's Surgery

More details are coming out about their close relationship, and just how they were able to keep the surgery a secret until now.

One source close to Francia told Us Weekly:

"Francia and Selena are like sisters. There's a group of girls who have always stuck close to Selena. Her inner circle is very tight and everyone protects Selena. Francia comes from a big family … Selena is like a sister to her. Selena didn't ask Francia to be tested as a match — Francia is the kind of person who would offer to do that for any one of her friends."

The 29-year-old couldn't have done more for Selena!

Even making sure to keep it a secret, the Dear White People star didn't fill anyone in on who would be receiving her organ:

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Selena Gomez's BFF Francia Raisa Speaks Out About Donating Her Kidney In Beautiful Post!

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Francia Raisa is the ultimate BFF!

Cue You've Got A Friend In Me!

Hours after Selena Gomez went public about her secret kidney transplant, Francia Raisa has decided to open up about her decision to donate her kidney to her best friend!

Related: 5 Things To Know About Francia!

As it's being reported by TMZ that the surgery was hard on the 29-year-old, leaving her unable to participate in any physical activities for two months after, she went on Instagram to write:

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5 Things To Know About Selena Gomez's Kidney Donor Francia Raisa!

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Meet Selena Gomez's best friend and donor!

Selena Gomez had a secret kidney transplant after her friend Francia Raisa graciously donated hers!

They're bonded for life now!

An Us Weekly source says the two "are the ultimate" bestiez, so it only makes sense for us to share insight into their beautiful and giving friendship!

Related: More Details About Selena's Kidney Transplant!

Here are five things to know about the 29-year-old:

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More Details About Selena Gomez's Kidney Transplant Including How She Faced Kidney Failure Months Before Surgery!

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More details about Selena Gomez's surgery!

Selena Gomez is lucky to have such an amazing support system!

As we previously reported, the songstress revealed she received a kidney transplant months ago, all thanks to her best friend and fellow actress, Francia Raisa!

According to TMZ, The Weeknd also played a huge part as he stuck by her side when Selly was rushed to the hospital due to kidney failure back in May! It turns out the star, who has openly talked about her battle with lupus, was in Chicago for the R&B singer's show when it happened.

Related: Selena Opens Up About Feeling "Really Violated" As A Young Star

They say she was already on the list for a kidney transplant.

For those who don't know, lupus is a serious disease which attacks the immune system and can attack the organs, including the kidneys, heart, and lungs.

Selena is so brave for opening up so much to her fans.

We're wishing her the best of health!

[Image via Instagram.]

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Tinder Match Leads To Life-Saving Kidney Donation — After Just One Date!

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What an incredible story!

Rich O'Dea was getting his Tinder on this past July when he came across a pretty woman and swiped right.

When the woman, Jennifer Thomas, also swiped right, the two hit it off online and eventually went to a concert together.

Related: There's A Tinder For Dogs, Too?!

After a long conversation on the first date, O'Dea told Thomas about his friend, Erika Bragan.

Erika was suffering from polycystic kidney disease, and was desperately looking for a donor match to replace a kidney. She hadn't been able to find a match yet among her family and friends, and was set to undergo dialysis soon.

Thomas, hearing the story, got herself tested — and what do you know, she was a perfect match!!!

Then — again, after just one date — Thomas decided to

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Fans Are Now Offering To Donate Their Kidneys To Lamar Odom! Wait, What?!

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We probably should have seen this coming.

In a very inneresting moment in what's otherwise been a serious and sad situation now that Lamar Odom will likely need a kidney transplant, his fans are coming out of the woodwork to offer theirs up for donation!

Related: Get ALL The Latest Updates On Lamar HERE!

Khloé Kardashian's husband has been receiving offers from all over Twitter and other social media sites, with people posting messages like these (below):

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