Organ donation: 3 organ donors, help gift new life to 9 patients in Mumbai

Three organ donations which occurred during the course of three days from March 12 to 14, helped save the lives of nine waitlisted patients in Mumbai. These organ donations were the 23rd, 24th, and 25th respective organ donations of this year

Organ donation: 3 organ donors, help gift new life to 9 patients in MumbaiThe first organ donation took place at Nanavati Hospital in Vile Parle, Mumbai on Tuesday, March 12. The organs were retrieved from a 26-year-old man who was declared brain-dead during the course of his treatment. The family was aware of the concept of organ donation and consent to donate their son’s organs. A liver, lung […]

Mumbai witnesses its first foreign cadaver donation

The organ donation of a 62-year-old Nepalese national took place on Friday, March 15. The family of the man, who worked as a security guard in Mumbai, were aware of the concept of organ donation. Two kidneys were retrieved and transplanted on two patients who were waitlisted and were facing organ failure. This is the first organ donation of a foreign national in Mumbai

Mumbai witnesses its first foreign cadaver donationMumbai has witnessed five cadaver donations, so far this month. This means that 25 organ donations have occurred until now, this year. Speaking about the organ donation, a spokesperson from Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai, stated, “The donor, Ruk Bahadur was rushed to Apollo Hospitals on March 10, with a severe head injury, despite efforts the […]

Gujarat: Brain-dead SSC student helps gift life to four patients

A teenage boy met with an accident and was declared brain-dead after a few days, the family consented to donate the child’s organs and their sacrifice helped give a new lease of life to four waitlisted patients

Gujarat: Brain-dead SSC student helps gift life to four patientsOn Tuesday, February 26, while preparing for his SSC exams, a teenage boy was going with his father on a bike to Xerox some study material, when suddenly a truck rammed into the bike. The accident happened near Bhilad State Bank of India, and the boy sustained serious injuries to his head, chest and waist. […]

Mumbai: Two successive organ donations help save seven lives

In the last week of February, two incidents of organ donation were witnessed in Mumbai. In both cases, we see how organ donation awareness is slowly but steadily reaching to the people. And how one decision of theirs, helped change the lives of others for good. In Mumbai, nine organ donation occurred in the month of February this year

Mumbai: Two successive organ donations help save seven livesThe organ donation occurred at S.L. Raheja Hospital in Mahim, Mumbai. The organ donor was a 59-year-old man. A few days ago, he slipped and fell down the stairs and sustained a head injury. He was immediately rushed to the hospital for treatment. The doctors declared him brain-dead during the course of treatment. The family […]

Organ donation: Brain-dead Pune youth helps save four lives

The organ donation occurred at Pune’s Sassoon General Hospital. This was the hospital’s 18th kidney transplants. The 26-year-old man’s invaluable sacrifice gave a new lease of life to four patients who were wait-listed for organs

Organ donation: Brain-dead Pune youth helps save four livesThe young man was working in the private sector in Bhosari area of Pune. Last week, on Thursday, February 14, the youth met with a road accident. After which he was immediately rushed and admitted to a private hospital. Later, on the recommendation of doctors treating him he was shifted to Sassoon General Hospital. During […]

Nagpur witnesses its first lung donation

This organ donation marked Nagpur’s 49th overall organ donation. It was also the lung donation in Nagpur. The deceased organ donor helped gift a new life to five people

Nagpur witnesses its first lung donationThe organ donation occurred on Friday, February 15 at Nagpur Government Medical College. This the 4th organ donation which has taken place at the medical college. The organ donor was a 33-year-old man named Nishant Kamat (name changed) met with a road accident on Thursday, February 14, he sustained a head injury and he was […]

Organ transported in Mumbai local helps save a life

In a first-of-its-kind e a liver was transported from Jupiter Hospital in Thane to Global Hospital in Parel, Mumbai with the aid of a local train. This is for the first time that a local train was instrumental in rushing an organ from one hospital to another. This move was executed with coordinated efforts and through planning  

Organ transported in Mumbai local helps save a lifeTransporting the liver in a local train helped save precious time by avoiding traffic congestion and ensuring that the organ reached the destination in the nick of time. This is first time in India that an organ was transported with the help of a local train. The box containing the liver, left Jupiter Hospital at […]

Pune: 35-yr-old brain-dead man gives new life to three patients

A 35-year-old male who was declared brain dead at Aditya Birla Memorial Hospital today donated his kidneys, liver and eyes, gifting a new lease of life to three people

Pune: 35-yr-old brain-dead man gives new life to three patientsThe deceased organ donor, who was a resident of Thergaon, suffered from a heart attack on Friday, February 08 and was admitted to a nearby hospital. The patient was unconscious and the doctors made a suggestion to his relatives to shift him to Aditya Birla Memorial Hospital. The doctors of Aditya Birla Hospital immediately did […]

Nagpur marks its 2nd organ donation of 2019

This organ donation marked Nagpur’s 48th organ donation since 2013. The organ donation took place at Alexis Hospitals, Nagpur on Tuesday, February 05, 2019. A liver was donated by the family of the deceased donor 48-year-old woman who helped save a life

Nagpur marks its 2nd organ donation of 2019The deceased donor was named Deepti Ajay Grover. She was a 48-year-old woman, who had come from Delhi to visit her parents and to attend marriage at Nagpur. She was admitted to Alexis Hospital, Nagpur on 2nd Feb.in a drowsy state. In spite of all the treatment, her condition deteriorated and on Monday, February 04, […]

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, […]
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