Continuous headaches turns out to be diagnosed as fatal brain tumour for 29-yr-old man

It was a miraculous recovery for the 29-year-old man who was brought almost brain-dead at Global Hospital. Timely intervention by doctors at saved the patient from acute hydrocephalus

Continuous headaches turns out to be diagnosed as fatal brain tumour for 29-yr-old manA team led by Dr Nitin Dange, Neurosurgeon at Global Hospital, Parel successfully performed a complex brain tumour resection surgery on Ganesh Bhor, a 29-year-old neuro technician, who was brought almost brain-dead to the emergency. Tests done revealed that he was having acute hydrocephalus (a condition in which an accumulation of excess Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) […]

Wife of brain-dead man takes a brave decision to donate his organs for saving lives

The organ donation took place at Fortis Hospital in Navi Mumbai. Two kidneys were retrieved in the organ donation process. This is Mumbai’s 40th organ donation, so far this year

Wife of brain-dead man takes a brave decision to donate his organs for saving livesThe wife of the deceased 42-year-old Kharghar resident enables Navi Mumbai’s 7th cadaver organ donation of 2019, at Hiranandani Hospital, Vashi. She courageously consented to donate her brain dead husband’s Kidneys. This noble act has enabled two life-saving transplants. The donor was rushed to Hiranandani Hospital after he suffered severe head injury in a road […]

Mumbai witnesses its 31st organ donation, so far this year

A 47-year-old brain-dead woman help give a new lease of life to one patient. The family was aware of what organ donation is and consented to donate her organs  

Mumbai witnesses its 31st organ donation, so far this yearThe organ donation occurred at Jupiter Hospital in Thane on Sunday, March 31. A liver and cornea were retrieved during the procedure. This is the 31st organ donation that the city has witnessed in the last three months of 2019. While speaking to My Medical Mantra, Anirudh Kulkarni, Jupiter Hospital coordinator stated, “The brain-dead donor […]

Organ donation: 46-yr-old brain-dead man helps save three lives.

A cadaver donation took place on Wednesday, March 20. The family of the 46-year-old man consented to donate his organs. This gesture of kindness helped save the lives of three patients who were wait-listed for an organ transplant. It is the 27th organ donation done in Mumbai, so far this year

Organ donation: 46-yr-old brain-dead man helps save three lives.The organ donation occurred at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital in Andheri. In all, two kidneys and a liver were retrieved from the deceased patient. While speaking to My Medical Mantra, Transplant Co-ordinator for Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, stated, “The patient was a 46-year-old male who was suffering from rheumatic heart disease, he had undergone a […]

Doctors perform Mumbai’s 2nd heart transplant of 2019 on middle-aged woman

This feat became possible after the wife of a 44-year old man from Nerul, Navi Mumbai, consented to donate his organs

Doctors perform Mumbai’s 2nd heart transplant of 2019 on middle-aged woman  A team of cardiac specialists at Fortis Hospital, Mulund led by Dr Anvay Mulay, Head-Cardiac Transplant Team, successfully performed a heart transplant to save the life of a 48-year-old recipient from Surat, Gujarat, on Saturday, January 19, 2019. The 44-year-old donor who was working as a drawing teacher at a civic school in Bandra, […]

Mumbai witnesses its 4th organ donation, so far this month

The family of a 62-year-old woman consented to donate her organs after she was declared brain-dead. The family was aware about the act of organ donation. This noble gesture helped save one life

Mumbai witnesses its 4th organ donation, so far this monthThe patient was admitted to Jupiter Hospital for treatment for an intracranial brain haemorrhage. She was admitted to the hospital on Monday, January 14 and declared brain-dead by the doctors on Thursday, January 17. The family did not need to be counselled about organ donation as they knew its importance. Her husband, son, sister and […]

Organ donation: Mumbai marks its fifth simultaneous heart and lung transplant

The life-saving surgery was performed on a 27-year-old woman at Fortis Hospital, Mulund on Wednesday, December 19 which marked Mumbai’s 5th overall Heart and Lung Transplant since August 2018

Organ donation: Mumbai marks its fifth simultaneous heart and lung transplantThis feat became possible when the family of a 36-year-old brain-dead patient consented to donate their beloved daughter’s organs. Cardiac Specialists, Medical Social Workers, Nursing teams, Police and Traffic officials worked in perfect tandem to enable organ retrieval and transfer across 545Kms in 2Hrs 26Mins. The Heart and Lung transplant was conducted by Dr Anvay […]

#OrganDonation: Report ‘Brain-dead patients,’ appeals Nagpur Municipal Corporation to civic and private hospitals

How to identify a 'Brain-dead' patient? What does it mean? Many doctors and medical professionals are still unaware of this. In order to boost the #OrganDonation campaign, the Nagpur municipal corporation has taken a decision to issue a circular to all the civic-run and private hospitals

#OrganDonation: Report ‘Brain-dead patients,’ appeals Nagpur Municipal Corporation to civic and private hospitalsThe aim is to create awareness among the doctor’s fraternity about ‘brain-dead’ patient and #OrganDonation. The Nagpur Municipal Corporation will become the first municipal corporation in Maharashtra, to issue such a circular in relation with reporting of a ‘brain-dead’ patient. While speaking to My Medical Mantra, Abhijit Bangar, Municipal Commissioner, Nagpur Municipal Corporation said, “What […]

Mumbai witnesses its 44th organ donation, brain-dead man saves four lives

The deceased patient was a 27-year-old who was declared brain-dead on Thursday, November 22. The family was aware about the concept of organ donation and consented to donate his organised. The organ donation took place at Umrao Wockhardt Hospital in Mira Road

Mumbai witnesses its 44th organ donation, brain-dead man saves four livesThe patient was admitted to the hospital on November 18, 2018 and became brain-dead after four days of being admitted to the hospital. The patient was a resident of Virar. The family of the deceased youth knew about what organ donation meant and that this noble gesture could help save the lives of others. While […]

Organ donation: Brain-dead woman helps save three lives in Mumbai

The family of a 57-year-old woman consented to donate her organs after she was declared brain-dead, this act of generosity helped give a new lease of life to three patients who were waiting for an organ transplant. This marked Mumbai 40th organ donation, so far this year

Organ donation: Brain-dead woman helps save three lives in MumbaiThe cadaver donation took place at Mumbai’s Nanavati Hospital on Saturday, September 22. The 57-year-old female patient became brain-dead during the course of her treatment. The aggrieved relatives of the patient were counselled by the doctors. The family members were educated so they agreed upon donating her organs. While speaking to My Medical Mantra, Rahul […]
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