Mumbai Doctors treat Eisenmenger’s syndrome with Combined Heart and Lung Transplant

25-Aug-2019

A 24 year’s old who suffered from Eisenmenger’s syndrome resulting from a rare congenital heart disease called ventricular septal defect was treated with Combined Heart and Lung Transplant by Global Hospital doctors.

The burden of patients with inoperable adult congenital heart disease and secondary pulmonary hypertension in this country is overwhelming. These individuals have a condition called Eisenmenger’s syndrome. Many of them continue to turn deeply blue over time and develop secondary complications like cerebral strokes, severe right heart failure, infective endocarditis and die painful deaths after suffering immeasurably.

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