Organ donation: 65-year-old brain dead woman helps save three lives

The family of a 65-year-old brain-dead woman helped in providing the gift of life to three patients who were waitlisted for an organ transplant. This invaluable sacrifice will help give them a second chance at life

Organ donation: 65-year-old brain dead woman helps save three livesThe organ donation took place at Global Hospital in Mumbai on Sunday, June 2. The family members were aware of the concept of organ donation and gave consent to donate organs. This was Mumbai’s 42nd organ donation so far, this year. A liver and kidneys were retrieved in the organ donation process. Sarita More (name changed) who was 65-year-old, fainted inside the […]

Organ donation: Two-year-old, Maha’s youngest donor saves four lives

Ivan Prabhu was admitted to Mumbai's Bombay Hospital on February 4 as he was suffering from a rare brain tumour. But, while undergoing treatment Ivan was declared brain-dead. Doctors counselled the family and the family agreed to donate his organs. The two-year-old boy has given a new lease of life to four people who have been suffering from end-stage diseases

Organ donation: Two-year-old, Maha’s youngest donor saves four livesIvan Prabhu a two-year-old boy from Pune has become Maharashtra’s youngest cadaver donor  Ivan had suffered irreversible brain damage and was declared brain-dead by the doctors from Bombay hospital on Saturday  After obtaining consent from Ivaan’s family the team of doctors harvested the organs, which has helped save four precious lives  Two-year-old Ivan Prabhu from Pune, Maharashtra had been […]