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Pune’s Army Institute of Cardio Thoracic Sciences carries out first paediatric heart transplant

June 04, 2022 7:20 pm

Mohd Fardeen Mansoori, 14 years old teenaged son of an Army Veteran, had complained of breathlessness and fatigue two years ago.

Heart transplant gives new lease of life to 36-year-old in Karnataka’s Belgaum

May 13, 2022 6:13 pm

The patient, who suffered from dilated cardiomyopathy, received the organ from a 32-year-old who was declared brain dead on Wednesday following an accident.

'A watershed moment': Doctors react to the historic transplant of pig heart into human patient

January 11, 2022 5:51 pm

"If this works properly, it will be a boon for patients with end-stage heart disease," Dr Subhendu Mohanty said

In first, US surgeons transplant pig heart into human patient

January 11, 2022 7:04 am

While it’s too soon to know if the operation really will work, it marks a step in the decades-long quest to one day use animal organs for life-saving transplants.

World Heart Day: Maharashtra sees 163 heart transplants in five years

September 28, 2021 9:28 pm

September 29 is World Heart Day. Doctors say there have been very few Covid-related deaths among the 163 patients in the state who have had a heart transplant in the last five years

Pune: First heart transplant at Dr D Y Patil Medical College and Hospital

September 22, 2021 3:46 pm

This is the second heart transplant performed in Pune this year after the first one was done at Sahyadri Hospital, Deccan, said Aarti Gokhale, central coordinator, Zonal Transplant Coordination Committee.

Pune: Sahyadri Hospital conducts successful heart transplant on 49-year-old woman

September 27, 2020 12:03 pm

The heart was retrieved from a 22-year-old woman who was admitted to a city-based hospital after suffering a massive brain stroke due to a clot in one of the veins of the brain (carvernous sinus thrombosis).

Green corridor in place, city patient gets heart from Mumbai donor

May 30, 2019 5:17 am

Kolkata resident, Anusha Adhikari, received the heart from a 16-year-old Mumbai boy, who was declared brain dead at Global Hospital in Mumbai following an accident on May 23.

Pune-based heart transplant survivor funds kidney transplant of 14-yr-old, donates Rs 7 lakh

April 08, 2019 7:19 am

Kirpal shared another successful organ transplant story. At Fortis Hospital, Chennai, where Kirpal underwent the heart transplant in October last year, a 21-year-old man who suffered from heart and lung failure was admitted. Kirpal, through her foundation, paid a sum of Rs 5 lakh for the man’s operation.

Man gets youth’s heart in Kolkata’s second such transplant

September 25, 2018 5:53 am

The organ, which was flown in from Kakinada in Andhra Pradesh on a chartered plane late on Sunday, was brought to Fortis hospital on EM Bypass through a green corridor at midnight, a senior officer of Kolkata Traffic Police said.