Delhi doctors remove part of liver laparoscopically from Iraqi woman in a possible first in India

PTI May 16, 2018

Doctors at Fortis Healthcare, New Delhi have successfully conducted a laparoscopic surgery on a 23-year-old Iraqi woman who donated a part of her liver to her ailing son.

 

 

 

In a what is being claimed as a first in India, doctors at a Delhi hospital laparoscopically removed a part of the liver of a 23-year-old Iraqi woman, who donated the part to her ailing son after a 10-hour procedure. The procedure hepatectomy, a surgical resection (removal of all or part of the liver),...

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