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Docs of the Authorities Kilpauk Medical Faculty (KMC) Hospital carried out an ABO-incompatible kidney transplantation, which is finished when the affected person and donor have completely different blood teams. In response to a press launch, a 42-year-old lady with B constructive blood group had extreme kidney failure and was on dialysis.
She was born at KMC and underwent surgical procedure for kidney stone when she was eight years outdated. She was utterly asymptomatic till 2020. She had extreme menstrual bleeding when she was identified with kidney failure. Her 46-year-old husband got here ahead to donate a kidney for her, however his blood group was AB constructive.
Docs, nonetheless, did particular dialysis and plasmapheresis to take away the antibodies in opposition to the donor kidney. After satisfactory immunological preparation, they carried out the kidney transplantation on November 30, 2022, between the 2 completely different blood teams. Put up operation, they intently monitored her antibodies titres to keep away from organ rejection. She was doing nicely and maintained regular kidney operate, the discharge mentioned.
Thus far, KMC has carried out 13 ABO-incompatible renal transplantations. In whole, the hospital has carried out 200 kidney transplant surgical procedures since 2000.
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