Successful Robotic Donor Hepatectomy for Paediatric Liver Transplant in West Bengal Baby at Apollo Hospital, Chennai
News Desk. News Nation 360: Apollo Hospital, Chennai proudly announces the Successful Robotic Donor Hepatectomy for Paediatric Liver Transplant in West Bengal Baby at Apollo Hospital, Chennai. The transplantation involved a portion of the liver donated by his father, Saurabh Ghosh, residing at Kandi, Murshidabad, resulting in a life-saving procedure for the young child. The surgical team, led by Dr Elankumaran, Head of the Liver Transplant Program, showcased the hospital's commitment to cutting-edge advancements and saving lives. Master Tanish Ghosh, hailing from Kandi, Murshidabad, was diagnosed with a critical liver condition that required urgent intervention. Saurabh Ghosh, the father of Master Tanish Ghosh, who donated a portion of his liver, the child now has a renewed lease on life. The robotic surgical approach utilized by the team at Apollo
Hospital, Chennai, facilitated a minimally invasive procedure, reducing risks to the Donor. The Apollo Hospital, Chennai, is renowned for its state-of-the-art facilities and comprehensive range of medical services. The liver transplant program, under the guidance of Dr Elankumaran, has been at the forefront of pioneering advancements and has established a reputation for excellence in liver surgeries. According to Dr Elankumaran, It is a moment of immense pride for their hospital to have accomplished this successful paediatric liver transplant using the revolutionary Robotic Donor Hepatectomy technique. They understand the rising challenges posed by liver diseases in their nation and are committed to providing cutting-edge solutions to save lives. The utilization of robotic technology in donor hepatectomy enables them to enhance precision and minimize invasiveness, resulting in improved outcomes and reduced recovery time for their patients. This landmark achievement signifies the remarkable progress they have made in the field of liver transplantation. The successful transplant performed on Master Tanish Gosh highlights the advanced medical capabilities available at Apollo Hospital, Chennai. Dr Elankumaran, with his vast experience of over 2000 liver transplants and more than 5000 liver surgeries, addressed the media and shed light on the prevalence of liver diseases and the hospital's expertise in combating these conditions.
Pic : Krishnendu Kundu
Report : Anustup Kundu