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No need to transplant Mahajan's liver: Surgeon

April 24, 2006 12:23 IST

Ahead of the proposed surgery of, Bharatiya Janata Party General Secretary Pramod Mahajan inMumbai's Hindujahospital,liver surgeon Ravindranath said there was, " need to transplant the liver."

Mahajan was shot by his brother Pravin Mahajan on Saturday in his Worli, Mumbai residence.

Talking to UNI, leading liver transplant surgeon and Global Hospital Director Dr Ravindranath, who returned to Hyderabad on Sunday after visiting Mahajan, said the BJP leader could survive with the damaged liver.

Dr Ravindranath, who went to Mumbai on a request from the Mahajan family, said, ''Mr Mahajan would survive with the damaged liver, which has the capacity to grow. There is no need for a liver transplant.''

He said the BJP leader's health condition was still critical, as he had received critical injuries to his liver, lower chest, abdomen and pancreas.

The hospital, which is known for conducting liver-tranplants had a visitor in Dr Mohammad Rela, the liver transplant expert from Kings College London, who is currently at Mumbai at the behest of the Mahajan family.


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Sub: As above

It is really good that the veteran leader can survive with his damaged liver. May God restore his health at the earliest. It is really ...

Posted by Dr. B.L. Attri

Sub: No need for liver transplant

Thia is a good news.God is answering the prayers of the miilions of the admirers of Mr Mahajan.e continue to pray for his early and ...

Posted by S.Ramaswamy

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it is sad and unfortunate and our prayer for his speedy recovery. at the same time, it reflect the dual personality of typical indian politicians ...

Posted by joy francis



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