By writer to www.newindianexpress.com
BHUBANESWAR: The IMS and SUM Hospital on Saturday inked a pact with Hyderabad-based Asian Institute of Gastroenterology (AIG) for conducting liver transplantation regularly.
After efficiently conducting the primary dwelling donor liver transplantation in March, the hospital is making ready to conduct second such transplantation on Sunday. The MoU was signed by Director-Liver Transplant of AIG Dr P Balachandran and Medical Superintendent of IMS and SUM Hospital Dr Pusparaj Samantasinhar within the presence of founder president of SOA Prof Manojranjan Nayak.
Dr Balachandran mentioned AIG appears to be like ahead to shut cooperation with IMS and SUM Hospital in offering remedy to sufferers within the important space of hepatobiliary sciences.“We’re planning the second dwelling donor liver transplantation in collaboration with a surgical crew from the AIG,” mentioned Prof Manoj Kumar Sahu, Head of the departm e n t o f Gastroenterology.
Amongst others, AIG vice-president Santosh Sahoo and Dr GV Premkumar, Dr Shakti Swaroop and Dr Krishna Chaitanya f rom AI G we re current. The primary nine-hour surgical procedure was performed on March 5 when Jayanta Biswal (55) of Nilagiri in Balasore district obtained a portion of the liver of his son Soumya Ranjan. He was affected by liver cirrhosis. Each the daddy and son have recovered and are doing effectively.