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14 June, 2018 7:50 PM Heart transplant performed on 15-year-old girl

A team of doctors at Fortis Malar Hospital performed a heart transplant on a 15-year-old girl recently. In the surgery that lasted less than four hours, Dharanum Parveen from Bihar received the donor heart. She had topped her school before being diagnosed with Dilated Cardiomyopathy, a release said. A team led by K.R. Balakrishnan, director, cardiac 32

12 June, 2018 7:43 PM Seven-year-old girl gets new lease of life

Mother donates piece of liver to child suffering from rare condition A team of doctors at Manipal Hospitals performed a liver transplantation on a seven-year-old girl on Tuesday. Hospital spokespersons said that Ramya suffered from a rare condition known as ‘Budd-Chiari Syndrome’ and was brought to the hospital with liver failure. Earlier, she would 51

6 June, 2018 6:54 PM Balaji relieved of Transtan assignment

The State government has relieved P. Balaji from the post of member-secretary of the Transplant Authority of Tamil Nadu (Transtan), and has appointed R. Kanthimathy, chief senior civil surgeon, Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital, to the post. In his letter that was circulated on social media, Dr. Balaji, professor and head of department, Minimal 40

5 June, 2018 7:44 PM Three lives transformed in 18-hour transplant effort in Bengaluru

Three patients in a city hospital got a fresh lease of life when doctors performed a triple transplant of heart, liver and kidney simultaneously on Sunday night. The doctors of Manipal Hospitals on Old Airport Road took nearly 18 hours to complete the three procedures. The transplants were done all through the night. The donor of all three organs was a 32-year-old 24

4 June, 2018 2:55 PM Arun Jaitley returns home after kidney transplant

Holds meeting of key FinMin officials via video conference After undergoing a successful kidney transplant three weeks ago, Union Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday returned home and held a meeting with key Finance Ministry officials through video conferencing. Finance Secretary Hasmukh Adhia, Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash Chandra Garg and Chief Economic 35

30 May, 2018 5:18 PM 3D-printed corneas for the blind

This could solve the shortage of available eye donors and help millions of blind people gain sight again. In a first, scientists have created 3D printed human corneas that could solve the shortage of available eye donors and help millions of blind people gain sight again. As the outermost layer of the human eye, the cornea has an important role in focusing 33

23 April, 2018 11:06 PM Pakistan hockey hero Mansoor Ahmed seeks heart transplant in India

Mansoor Ahmed is Pakistan's World Cup winning field hockey goalkeeper. Karachi: Pakistan's World Cup winning field hockey goalkeeper Mansoor Ahmed on Monday reached out to India for help in securing a heart transplant - despite years of breaking his rivals' "hearts on the field". The 49-year-old has been suffering for weeks from complications stemming 54

9 April, 2018 1:06 PM Arun Jaitley undergoes dialysis, renal transplant soon

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today underwent dialysis at AIIMS where he was admitted four days back for kidney transplant surgery. AIIMS sources said Jaitley, who was admitted to the hospital on Friday, left for home this afternoon after undergoing dialysis. He is still under observation and is likely undergo renal transplant soon, the sources said. A series 29

7 April, 2018 7:57 PM Jaitley undergoes series of tests prior to surgery

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday underwent a series of medical tests at AIIMS ahead of his kidney transplant surgery. Mr. Jaitley, 65, who was admitted to AIIMS on Friday evening, has been kept under observation. Sources said that keeping a kidney transplant patient under one-day observation is a routine medical procedure, and his surgery is likely 43

30 March, 2018 11:41 AM Naren to start falling for Bela; Pooja to catch them in Piyaa Albela

Mumbai: Zee TV’s daily soap, Piyaa Albela, is soon going to witness major changes in its lead characters. Recently, the viewers saw the entry of Neha Marda’s character, Bela and the viewers would know that Naren (Akshay Mhatre) had witnessed an accident. In the upcoming episodes, Naren, who has got a heart transplant, will start acting weird. He will behave 61