By writer to newstodaynet.com
Chennai: Apollo Hospitals has efficiently accomplished kidney transplants and saved the lives of two folks from Mauritius.
A hospital launch right here mentioned the duo have been in dire want of organ transplantation throughout the ongoing corona pandemic, which has considerably affected strong organ transplantations (SOT) worldwide.
Amid the pandemic, the skilled group at Apollo Hospitals carried out difficult kidney transplants lately on Ms Sounita Soomaroo (45) and Guneshan Munisamy (58) from Mauritius after they have been referred by the Mauritius Well being Ministry in March simply earlier than the primary lockdown.
The deteriorating well being circumstances of each the sufferers indicated an exigent want for renal transplant. The prolonged lockdown within the metropolis had stored them on wait.
Nevertheless, the medical group beneath D Saravan, Nephrologist and Dr Deepak Raghavan, Transplant Surgeon, ensured steady care. After getting vital permission from the State Authorities, they underwent the transplant within the first week of June.
Dr Deepak Ragavan mentioned, “We felt it was prudent and after intensive counselling of the sufferers and their donors, and acquiring vital clearance from Ministry of Well being, Mauritius, we utilized to Tamilnadu State Organ Transplant Committee and obtained the required permission for dwelling associated donor kidney transplant.”
“We did intensive analysis on the most effective worldwide protocols in conducting strong organ transplant amidst the covid 19 pandemic and determined to proceed with the transplant”, he mentioned.
— to newstodaynet.com