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: 67-yr-old brain-dead man gives new lease of life to 3 patients

The organ donation took place at Godrej Memorial Hospital in Vikhroli. The organs were retrieved on Monday, March 25. This is the 29th cadaver donation in Mumbai, so far this year

Organ donation: 67-yr-old brain-dead man gives new lease of life to 3 patientsThe family of a 67-year-old brain-dead man 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. While speaking to My Medical Mantra, Dr Pravin Swamy, CEO of Godrej Memorial Hospital stated, “The deceased patient was […]

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 […]