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Soumitra Chatterjee undergoes dialysis in Kolkata hospital; actor's condition 'very critical', say doctors
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Soumitra Chatterjee undergoes dialysis in Kolkata hospital; actor's condition 'very critical', say doctors

Soumita Chatterjee was admitted to hospital on 6 October after he tested positive for COVID-19.

Unmanned drone delivers donor kidney for transplant to a patient in a medical first
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Unmanned drone delivers donor kidney for transplant to a patient in a medical first

University of Maryland has taken the phrase 'Fly High' to a new level with its aerial delivery of human organs.

World Kidney Day 2019: CKD is 6th deadliest disease worldwide causing 2.4 million deaths per year; here's how to reduce risk of renal ailments
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World Kidney Day 2019: CKD is 6th deadliest disease worldwide causing 2.4 million deaths per year; here's how to reduce risk of renal ailments

The best way to avoid the failure of these vital organs is to live a healthy lifestyle and consume a healthy diet with limited salt

Masood Azhar afflicted with renal failure, undergoes regular dialysis at Pakistan Army hospital, say Indian officials
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Masood Azhar afflicted with renal failure, undergoes regular dialysis at Pakistan Army hospital, say Indian officials

Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Masood Azhar was a close associate of Osama bin Laden, terror motivator in several African countries and also known by many as the Pakistani cleric who brought jihad into the religious discourse at mosques in the UK, the official said.

A toddler receives mother's kidney and part of her liver in pioneering transplant
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A toddler receives mother's kidney and part of her liver in pioneering transplant

The operation could be the first of its kind in the world, the hospital said in a statement.

Atal Bihari Vajpayee suffering from kidney issues and is undergoing dialysis, says AIIMS
India

Atal Bihari Vajpayee suffering from kidney issues and is undergoing dialysis, says AIIMS

Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who has been ailing for long, was admitted to AIIMS on Monday following complaints of lower respiratory tract infection and kidney issues and was undergoing dialysis, hospital sources said.

Arun Jaitley discharged from AIIMS after dialysis; doctors to take a call on need for kidney transplant
India

Arun Jaitley discharged from AIIMS after dialysis; doctors to take a call on need for kidney transplant

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, suffering from kidney ailment, underwent dialysis on Monday and was discharged from the hospital after being kept under observation for few hours. Jaitley, 65, who was admitted to AIIMS on Friday evening, did not undergo any transplant and the advice that he has received from doctors states that he may get better with dialysis and medicines, sources close to his family said.

Arun Jaitley undergoes dialysis before kidney transplant at AIIMS, hospital officials say surgery imminent
India

Arun Jaitley undergoes dialysis before kidney transplant at AIIMS, hospital officials say surgery imminent

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is undergoing dialysis at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) ahead of a kidney transplant surgery that may take place in the next few days, a hospital official said

World Kidney Day: With just 0.01% Indians donating organs, an 'opt-out' model is nation's only hope of saving lives
India

World Kidney Day: With just 0.01% Indians donating organs, an 'opt-out' model is nation's only hope of saving lives

On World Kidney Day that falls on 8 March, it's important to highlight just how much India needs a national movement for organ donation to prevent thousands of people from dying due to lack of organ donors

Sushma Swaraj on dialysis at Aiims after kidney failure, awaiting transplant
India

Sushma Swaraj on dialysis at Aiims after kidney failure, awaiting transplant

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj had a health update on Wednesday. She tweeted that she is in Aiims Hospital because of a kidney failure.

Dog dialysis attempted at govt hospital in Kolkata sends ministers in a tizzy
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Dog dialysis attempted at govt hospital in Kolkata sends ministers in a tizzy

A dog is a man's best friend was taken quite literally at a West Bengal hospital where a VVIP allegedly sought out a dialysis treatment for their dog at the government-run SSKM Hospital.

Kolkata gets its first mobile dialysis unit
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Kolkata gets its first mobile dialysis unit

Help is at hand for patients in Kolkata with chronic kidney disease. A fully-equipped mobile dialysis ambulance with a medical team is just a phone call away. Available round-the-clock, the Dialysis on Wheels service is the first in the city and the state.

Now, people with kidney failure may hope to live longer
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Now, people with kidney failure may hope to live longer

In light of these results, the technique may become standard for dialysis patients, reports Science Daily.