What is lung transplantation?
It is an effective method to replace the unhealthy lung with a healthy lung. When the lungs are diseased and unhealthy then it becomes difficult for the patient to survive normally due to difficulty breathing pattern.
Who all need lung transplantation?
People with severe and end stage lung disease do need lung transplantation. There are many disorders like chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, emphysema, chronic bronchitis, idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, cystic fibrosis, pulmonary artery hypertension are few disorders where lung transplantation is the need. So, one should not delay in such situations when the pharmacy treatment is effective. Lung transplantation becomes the sole responsibility for a healthy body in such cases.
It is a surgical procedure and is carried out in aseptic condition in the vicinity of operation theatre. Like other surgeries it is considered a big surgery and high risk consent is signed by the patient or the next of kin for any mishap. All the blood investigations are done to check, blood sugar, cholesterol, prothrombin time, renal functions and culture is done for any kind of infection. The mandatory things also include X ray chest, ultrasound chest, CT chest or MRI if required. The pre anesthetic check up is done by the anesthetist for any kind of dysfunction and he evaluates the patient prior surgery. The donor is also assessed for the same and donor recipient compatibility is checked for avoiding chances of rejection by the recipient body. Pulmonary surgeons perform the procedure and after surgery the post operative care is given to both of the patients. This surgery takes place under general anesthesia and takes a lot of time to complete.
Why India for lung transplantation?
India has a number of superspeciality hospitals for organ transplantation. A number of super specialists are also available and accessible to the needy ones. People all over the world can be seen in such hospitals that have come for the treatment. It is not the specialist but the whole team takes care of the patient effectively. Ad this is the only reason patient gets fine quite soon. Incase of need medical specialist or chest physicals are also involved for better care of the patient. You are in need of such treatment or if there is anybody who is searching for the same can call us at our given number or email us at any point of time to seek help and consultation. We are there to help you.