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Kidney Transplant Institute in Bangalore to Provide Medicines Beyond One year Now

Bangalore-based Institute of Nephro Urology said it will provide free medication for its kidney-transplant patients beyond the one year stipulation in view of the non-affordability of the transplant recipients to buy immune-suppressant drugs. The institute said it has successfully transplanted kidney on more than 103 patients at the state-run institute but many of them were unable to bear the post-surgery ...

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Kidney Transplant, Dialysis Cases to Double by 2030 to 5 Million: Study

The kidney failure that requires transplant and dialysis may double by 2030 from the current 2.5 million, mostly in emerging economies, said a study on global health. Known as Renal replacement therapy (RRT), through either dialysis or renal transplantation, is a life-saving yet high-cost treatment for people with end-stage kidney failure, said the George Institute for Global Health in its ...

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