Lung Tumour

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Sep, 2020

1.5-kg lung tumour removed from Mumbai teen at Mira Road hospital

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A 1.5-kg rare tumour was removed from the right lung of a 15-year-old boy from Byculla, Mumbai. The boy had complained of breathlessness and cough, following which the family physician thought that it could be Covid-19 and asked for few tests. However, chest CT scan confirmed a large tumour of 16cm x 14cm x 12cm size in his right lung. The patient was then admitted to Wockhardt Hospital at Mira…

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90 year old patient recovered from covid-19

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Sep, 2020

90 years plus patients recovered successfully from COVID-19 at Wockhardt Hospitals, South Mumbai

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92-year-old Ghanshyamdas Chanchlani and 91-year-old Madhuri Sampat have defeated COVID-19 with sheer patience and an optimistic attitude at Wockhardt Hospital, South Mumbai. The patients have been united with their families and have inspired many to fight this disease instead of getting bogged down by it. Even 90 years plus patients can recover with timely intervention and prompt treatment. At 92-years of age, Ghanshyamdas Chanchlani, a resident of Panvel never missed…

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9.5 cm tumour removed from man’s jaw

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A 9.5 cm tumour was extracted from the jaw of a 42-year-old man, a courier delivery executive hailing from Palghar, last week and the patient was discharged from hospital on Tuesday. Dr Sheetal Radia, head and neck cancer surgeon in Wockhardt Hospital, Mira Road led the bilateral neck dissection surgery. The patient has been discharged from the hospital and can eat, swallow and speak properly now. The patient had developed…

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covid patient

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Jul, 2020

Not out at 64: After spending 35 days in ICU at Wockhardt Hospital, Mumbai Central, A retired cricket scorer recovers from COVID-19

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Thirty five days after a COVID positive man was admitted to hospital, the 64-year-old walked out of the hospital a recovered man. On June 12, the family of Parel resident Ramesh Parab, was running from one hospital to the other as he was gasping for breath. His oxygen saturation level had dropped to 50 per cent, where it should be between 94 to 100 per cent. With no ICU beds…

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Plasma donation at Wockhardt Hospitals

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Jun, 2020

From Caregivers To Plasma Donors: Mumbai Hospital Staff’s COVID Fight

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Several doctors and health workers of Mumbai's Wockhardt Hospital - which was declared a containment zone after its staff tested positive for coronavirus- have donated their plasma to treat COVID-19 patients and create awareness among survivors. Dr Parag Rindani, centre head of the Wockhardt Hospital, who is also a COVID-19 survivor, believes that plasma therapy can prove to be a game-changer in the fight against the virus. "It has been…

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