: Doctors in Kanyakumari Government Medical College Hospital at Asaripallam had performed knee and hip replacement surgeries free of cost, said its Dean Dr.Revathy.

According to her, four hip replacement and six knee replacement surgeries had been done till June this year, using world-class implants, said Professor N.Thanappan of the Department of Orthopaedics.

A total of 2,484 cases had been treated in the medical college hospital under the Chief Minister’s Comprehensive Health Insurance Scheme till May 2, the Dean added.

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