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World Organ Donation Day 2019: Watch Hashmeet's Story To Know The Real Side Of Kidney Transplant

Tips for ParentBy Onlymyhealth Editorial Team / 2019-08-13T00:00:00+5:30

Every year, almost 5 lakh people lose their lives awaiting organ transplants. When someone suffers an organ failure or is diagnosed with a disease that has irreversible damage, organ transplant is the last option. On the occasion of world organ donation day, we bring to you the story of Hashmeet who suffered ‘end-stage renal disease’ but is living a normal and healthy life now thanks to her mother who donated her kidney to her. It’s been 11 years since her kidney transplant and neither she nor her mother is facing any complication so far.

Dr. Vijay Kher, Chairman, Division of Nephrology & Kidney Transplant, Medanta, The Medicity Gurugram explained all about an organ transplant that you people might want to know. Watch this video to get all the details related to kidney transplantation.

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