Bahraini girl regains ability to ‘speak and eat’ again after Pune docs perform complex surgery

A six-year-old Bahrain girl was suffering from a rare disease — Macro Glossia. A condition in which genetic mutation results in excessive growth of tissue. Due to which, her tongue grew up in size and shape, and was having difficulty in talking, eating, breathing, or swallowing her saliva. A team of doctors from Pune performed surgery on her, and now, she is leading a regular life

Bahraini girl regains ability to ‘speak and eat’ again after Pune docs perform complex surgeryA six-year-old girl, hailing from Bahrain, was suffering from a rare disease. She was suffering from a rare condition — Macro Glossia. It is a condition, in which genetic mutation results in excessive growth of tissue. Because of which, her tongue grew up in size and shape, and she was having difficulty in talking, eating, […]

Pune: Sassoon Hospital doctors perform complex surgery to treat a young cancer patient

Sassoon Hospital becomes the first state-run hospital to conduct liver cancer surgery. An 8 x 11 x 13 cm right liver cancer of a 14-year-old girl was successfully operated at the hospital

Pune: Sassoon Hospital doctors perform complex surgery to treat a young cancer patientDoctors at Sassoon Hospital in Pune operated upon a 14-year-old girl who was suffering from liver cancer. A complex operation had to be done to treat the girl. The surgery was performed on August 14 and it was a success. A few months before the surgery, Shraddha (name changed) was suffering from stomach pain. She […]

Man regains voice after doctors perform complex surgery at JJ Hospital

Doctors at Mumbai’s state-run JJ Hospital have helped a man to regain his ability to speak after successfully performing a tricky surgery on a 27-year-old patient

Man regains voice after doctors perform complex surgery at JJ HospitalDoctors from Mumbai’s state-run Sir JJ Group of Hospital have performed a very delicate and rare surgery Doctors performed ‘Laryngotreaheal reconstruction’ surgery on a patient who could not speak properly due to ‘tracheostomy’ procedure The surgery was performed by Dr Philip Muniyar who hails from Switzerland and was assisted by Dr Sriniwas Chavan, Head of […]

Complex tumour in kidney lands man with massive heart emergency

A man was rushed to Fortis Hospital, Mulund with a heart emergency after complaining of a throbbing pain in the abdomen. The biggest challenge for the doctors was to ensure that bits of tumour did not go beyond the right heart into the lungs, which could block its blood circulation

Complex tumour in kidney lands man with massive heart emergencyLalit Singh (name changed), a 55-year-old experienced shooting pain on the right side of his abdomen while going about his daily routine last week. When the pain became unbearable, he was rushed to the emergency room of Fortis Hospital, Mulund. Tests revealed a large mass in his right kidney, the mass had also extended into […]

Sewri TB hospital saves man’s life by performing complex surgery

A 35-year-old Mumbaikar underwent a rather difficult surgery on Friday for TB alongside HIV. The primary concern which the doctors addressed was pleural empyema or pus in the chest of the patient. This was a supra-major operation which took about six hours to be completed

Sewri TB hospital saves man’s life by performing complex surgeryThis Friday, November 10 was indeed a life changer for a 35-year-old Mumbaikar. For the first time in the history of Sewri’s Tuberculosis Hospital, it performed an open thoracotomy procedure. Sunil Kumar (name changed) was detected with a combination of tuberculosis and HIV back in 2013. “Pleural empyema, or pus in the chest had to […]