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Sep, 2021

Successful kidney transplant of young patient from Niger at Wockhardt Hospitals, Mumbai – India in these difficult times

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A young 26-year-old male patient from Niger suffering from chronic renal failure was admitted to Wockhardt Hospitals, South Mumbai - India. The young man had developed this condition from 2018 and his health was deteriorating. He was on dialysis and treatment in Niger. However, his condition worsened, and he even developed swelling in both lower limbs. This highlighted the  systemic failure. On admission, routine investigations carried out showed that he had…

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Sep, 2021

A very high-risk angioplasty of an extremely sick international patient with heart-pumping of just 15%

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Mr Ousmane Komi, a 55-year-old gentleman was suffering from severe breathing difficulty and chest heaviness on minimal exertion and he was diagnosed at Mali (West Africa) with severely decreased heart pumping (LVEF 15%) (normal pumping is 60%) and very high lung pressures by an echo. He decided to travel to Wockhardt Hospitals, South Mumbai - India for further treatment under Dr Ravi Gupta (Interventional Cardiologist) Unfortunately, he developed covid in…

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Jun, 2021

Besieged with chronic arthritis, 61-year-old male from USA walks pain-free after Total Hip Replacement

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A 62-year-old gentleman presented to the Wockhardt Hospitals, South Mumbai -  India with the complaint of left leg groin pain and hip pain for few years. He had difficulty in walking and was unable to sit cross-legged. He was taking a pain killer for a year. The gentlemen was evaluated by Wockhardt Hospitals, South Mumbai - India orthopedic surgeon Dr. Mudit Khanna. The patient complained that the pain had progressed…

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Lucy Nigeria

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Jun, 2021

Revised Spine Surgery makes Nigerian patient walk once again!

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A 52-year-old patient from Nigeria was admitted to Wockhardt Hospitals, South Mumbai - India. She had multiple symptoms associated with her spine for the past 2 years. Her agony Initially, she suffered from low back pain which then radiated down behind both her legs along with tingling numbness. Her condition worsened to such an extent that the patient lost the ability to walk even for 5 mins. In the preceding…

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Bariatric Sam

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May, 2021

Obesity successfully treated for a 37-year-old lady by weight loss surgery technique

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A 37-year-old lady from Zambia was suffering from being overweight condition. Obesity is a complex disease involving an excessive amount of body fat and it's just not a cosmetic concern. It is a medical problem that increases your risk of other diseases and health problems, such as heart disease and other complications. To add to this, it can lower self-confidence and can be a cause of mental health disorders as…

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