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Selena Gomez Reveals Not Wanting To 'Accept' Her Lupus Diagnosis & How The Kidney Transplant 'Defined' Her

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The first part of Selena Gomez and Francia Raisa's TODAY interview aired on Monday, and finally on Tuesday, viewers got to see the last of their sit-down.

As we previously reported, the duo opened up to Savannah Guthrie to talk the singer's recent kidney transplant, and how it saved her life.

Video: Listen to Selly's Collab With DJ Marshmello HERE!

In the second segment (below), Selly explained just how serious her battle with Lupus is, saying:

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Selena Gomez & Francia Raisa Open Up About The 'Life Or Death' Kidney Transplant In Emotional Interview

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Watch part one HERE!

The first part of Selena Gomez and Francia Raisa's TODAY interview is finally here!

As we previously reported, the duo sat down with Savannah Guthrie to talk about the singer's recent kidney transplant. In a short teaser, we saw the Wolves artist explain how her BFF/kidney donor actually saved her life amid her Lupus battle.

Video: Listen to Selly's Collab With DJ Marshmello HERE!

In the first segment, Selly fought tears as she opened up about her "life or death" situation:

"I had arthritis. My kidneys were shutting down. My mentality was just to keep going."

And she was just weeks away from dialysis, a treatment to help purify the blood when the kidneys aren't working.

As her best friend and roommate, Francia saw first-hand the pain Selena was in. Recalling the moment when Selena told her about needing a transplant, she shared:

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Selena Gomez Fights Back Tears In First Interview With Francia Raisa About Her Kidney Transplant

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Selena Gomez opens up about the life-saving surgery.

It's been over a month since it was revealed Selena Gomez had a kidney transplant due to her Lupus battle, and now she's sharing the details behind her health scare.

The songstress and her BFF/kidney donor Francia Raisa sat down with TODAY for their first joint interview, which will be airing Monday, October 30 and Tuesday, October 31.

Related: Selena & Justin Bieber Are On "Good Terms" Amid Reunion

In a promo clip for the show, the bonded besties emotionally talk about the live-saving surgery, with Selly saying:

"My kidneys were just done. That was it and I didn't want to ask a single person in my life… And she volunteered and did it."

It's hard not to tear up hearing her be so candid about such a scary time in her life! Watch the first look at the sit-down (below):

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Francia Raisa Shows Off Her Selena Gomez Kidney Transplant Scar AND Her Insane Abs In New Workout Video!

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We heard Francia Raisa was a fast healer, but dayum!

After donating a kidney to Selena Gomez this summer, she's already back in the gym!

The Secret Life Of The American Teenager star shared a video on her Instagram of some lateral dumbbell raises — and in her sports bra she wasn't even trying to hide her scar from the surgery!

Related: Francia's Mother Denies Any Money Changed Hands Between Selena & Her Daughter!

Although we should point out the scars are pretty well camouflaged by the fact gurl is RIPPED! Check out those abs!!

See the video for yourself (below)!

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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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Francia Raisa's Mother Denies Any Money Changed Hands Between Selena Gomez & Her Daughter!

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We are so inspired by the friendship between Selena Gomez and Francia Raisa!

For someone to give up a kidney, literally a part of themselves for their friend — we can hardly imagine!

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

But in a new interview with Al Rojo Vivo, Francia's mother, Virginia Almendarez, explained the pair are really more like family. She said:

"They've been friends for many years. They're like sisters. I love her a lot, too. She loves me a lot. She says I'm her mom. I'm very proud of both of them."

So how did Virginia react to first learning her daughter's plans? She was afraid, but the more she learned the more she realized everything would be fine:

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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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