Updated : 6 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], Mar. 07 (ANI): A new finding suggests that an index may overestimate transplant benefits in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) patients.
Updated : 7 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Feb 2 (ANI): Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, or IPF, is a type of lung disease that results in the scarring, or fibrosis, of the lungs for an unknown reason. Over time, the scarring progresses and compromises the elasticity of lungs.
Updated : 10 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Oct 31 (ANI): BGS Gleneagles Global Hospital, a part of Parkway Pantai, has recently achieved the rare feat of completing its fifth successful pancreas transplantation in Karnataka.
Updated : 11 months ago IST
Washington DC [USA], October 26 (ANI): Poor nutrition is common in patients with liver failure or cirrhosis and it can lead to muscle wasting, weakness, fatigue and worse outcomes before and after the patients undergo liver transplantation.
Updated : 11 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 13 (ANI): Chairman of Centre for Chest Surgery and Lung Transplantation Arvind Kumar has termed firecrackers a huge health hazard.
Updated : 1 year, 1 month ago IST
New Delhi [India], August 13 (ANI): There are a large number of people still waiting for a transplant and it is a fact that these patients will succumb to their ailments due to an insufficient number of organ donors.
Updated : 1 year, 8 months ago IST
Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 24 (ANI): Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) and Wafaq-ul-Madaris have termed the Organ and Tissue Transplant (amendment) Bill 2016 as 'non-Islamic' and decided to challenge it in court.
Updated : 1 year, 10 months ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Nov. 21 (ANI): In what come as good news for patient diagnosed with kidney disease, a significant step has been taken towards developing a bionic kidney that could replace the need for dialysis or transplantation.
Updated : 1 year, 11 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 12 (ANI-NewsVoir): Manipal Hospitals recently saved a seven months old boy from Maldives who had Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome by bone marrow transplantation. Wiskott-Aldrich is an X-linked disorder caused by mutations in the gene that encodes the Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome p