Doctors at a private hospital in Bhubaneswar operated the pair of kidneys from a brain-dead 6-year-old boy from Jagatsinghpur after his parents decided to donate both his organs as a gesture of goodwill.
On Monday morning, it was when the doctors treating declared her brain dead, S Bindhani and his wife felt the whole world came crashing down around them.
Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police has arrested a youth from Bhubaneswar for allegedly duping lakhs of rupees from kidney patients on the pretext of arranging donors. The arrested youth Himanshu Bhusan Nanda, aged 32, happens to be a resident of Nuapatna in Pattamundai of Kendrapara district and had been staying in Uttara area of the capital […]
Bhubaneswar: In a landmark achievement, the harvesting process for second cadaver kidney transplant in Odisha was successfully conducted by doctors at Apollo Hospitals in Bhubaneswar on Wednesday. As per reports, both the kidneys of Suchitra Dash, a 56-year-old brain dead patient, was retrieved by Dr. Samiran Das Adhikary, Senior Surgeon, Urology Department. After retrieval, the […]
Cuttack: Setting another land mark in health care industry in Odisha, the first ever cadaveric organ transplant was successfully conducted at SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack Monday night. As per reports, Priyankarani Patra, a resident of Digapahandi was declared as brain dead in a private hospital in Bhubaneswar after she met with an […]
London: Adopting a Mediterranean diet could help preserve kidney functions in patients who have had transplants, suggests a new study. According to the study, published in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, kidney transplant recipients, those with higher adherence to the Mediterranean diet were less likely to experience kidney function loss. A […]
New Delhi: Over a dozen leading private surgeons, including top urologists of Delhi are under the scanner of Uttar Pradesh Police in connection with a sensational international kidney transplant racket, spread across Turkey and the Middle East countries. So far, 13 people, including CEO of Pushpawati Singhania Research Institute(PSRI) Dr. Deepak Shukla have been arrested. […]
Bollywood actress Sunny Leone reportedly broke down during Arbaaz Khan’s chat show ‘Pinch’. Arbaaz’s web show Pinch is all about inviting Bollywood celebrities to open up and share about their social media interactions. Sunny was the latest celebrity to appear on the show and responded to the trolls. Sunny opened up about her way of […]
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday expressed joy over Union Minister Arun Jaitley’s homecoming after his kidney transplant and wished him a speedy recovery. “@arunjaitleyji. Glad that you have returned home today after the surgery. Wish you a speedy and complete recovery,” she said in a tweet. Jaitley returned home on Monday […]
New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday underwent a successful kidney transplant at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), an official at the premier health institute said. Both the donor and the recipient are stable and recovering well, the official said. Jaitley, 65, was admitted to the hospital on Saturday and […]
New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who has been admitted to All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) for kidney transplant, was kept under observation on Saturday and the surgery may be done either on Sunday or Monday, hospital officials said. “He was kept under observation today (Saturday). The kidney transplant may be carried […]
New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is suffering from some kidney related problems and is set to undergo kidney transplant this weekend. A senior AIIMS official told IANS that all paperwork and other formalities for the kidney transplant have been completed and the surgery would happen sometime this weekend. “He came to the hospital at […]
Cuttack: Family members of a minor boy, who recently died waiting for a kidney transplant, today lodged police complaint against two doctors of SCB Medical College and Hospital including Nephrology Head of Department (HOD) Prof Chittaranjan Kar accusing them of negligence. The complaint was filed at Mangalabag police station against Prof Chittaranjan Kar and Prof […]
Los Angeles: Singer Lady Gaga has sent “prayers and love” to “warrior princess” Selena Gomez after learning of her kidney transplant. Gomez, 25, revealed on social media this week that she had to undergo the operation after her kidneys were damaged by the autoimmune disease Lupus, which she has long battled. Gaga, 31, sent her […]
Los Angeles: Singer Selena Gomez, 25, has revealed that she has undergone a kidney transplant. Gomez suffers from Lupus and the side effects of the auto-immune disease damaged her organs so much that she was told by doctors that she required a transplant, reports tmz.com. She found a donor in her “beautiful friend” Francia Raisa. […]