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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

Organ donation: Maha first heart and lung recipient to run ‘Kidneython’

Komal Pawar, a 27-year-old woman is the first person in Maharashtra who had undergone a heart-lung transplant in 2017. After her recovery, she decided to set-up an NGO for promoting the cause of organ donation. With the help of this organisation she aims to spread awareness on organ donation, a cause which is close to her heart

Organ donation: Maha first heart and lung recipient to run ‘Kidneython’Komal has now been appointed as the Brand Ambassador of the ‘Kidneython.’ She was the first person from Maharashtra to undergo a heart and lung transplant. She travels across Maharashtra with an aim to spread awareness about the importance of organ donation. She will run this ‘Kidneython’ to spread awareness about organ donation. The ‘Kidneython’ […]

Organ donation: 68-yr-old brain-dead man helps save 2 lives

This organ donation marked Mumbai’s 10th organ donation since the start of 2019. The organ donation and retrieval took place at S.L. Raheja Hospital

Organ donation: 68-yr-old brain-dead man helps save 2 livesThe wife of a 68-yr old male from Ulhasnagar consented to donate her brain-dead husband’s liver and kidneys. The organ donation happened on Sunday, February 03, 2019. The donor was admitted after he suffered a Basilar Artery bleed, and was subsequently pronounced brain dead. Medical Social Workers at the hospital counselled the family about organ […]

Mumbai: Organ donation helps save 17 lives in the month of Jan

Organ donation from deceased donors is gaining momentum in India and it is has been showing steady progress in different parts of the country. We take a look at how organ donation in Mumbai, in the month of January has helped 17 people get another chance at life

Mumbai: Organ donation helps save 17 lives in the month of JanWhile death takes you away, your organs can stay and save another life. The need for organ donors has never been greater. More than half a million Indians are estimated to be in dire need of an organ transplant. Vice president M Venkaiah Naidu said though there was a huge leap in cadaveric organ donations […]

Nagpur marks its first organ donation of 2019, brain-dead youth saves 3 lives

The family of a 23-year-old youth consented to donate his organs after being counselled by the doctors. The difficult decision which they have made in their time of grief has helped give the gift of life to three people

Nagpur marks its first organ donation of 2019, brain-dead youth saves 3 livesThe cadaver donation took place at Wockhardt Hospital in Nagpur, Maharashtra. The 23-year-old was a resident of Amravati in the Vidharbha region of Maharashtra. The name of the deceased is Omprakash Gosatkar. Omprakash had met with a bike accident on Wednesday, January 30. In all the family consented to donate his kidneys and liver. The […]

Organ donation: Brain-dead Pune woman saves four lives

A 34 year-old woman who suddenly fell unconscious was declared brain dead at Sassoon General Hospital, (SGH). She saved life of four people by donating her organs

Organ donation: Brain-dead Pune woman saves four livesWhile two kidneys were transplanted at SGH itself, the heart and pancreas was given for transplantation to a private hospital. The combined efforts of doctors at SGH could not get any success and when she was declared brain dead, her family gave consent for organ donation. ZTCC Pune gave permission for organ transplant on January […]
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