Tamil Nadu

Woman treated for brain swelling

A 30-year-old woman was successfully treated for severe brain swelling and sinking liver condition at Manipal Hospitals here recently. Olithselvan, chairman and consultant hepatologist of the hospital in Bengaluru said that the patient from Dharmapuri district was treated for jaundice. She was diagnosed with acute liver failure which would require emergency liver transplant and the chances of survival were also slim. But the team took up the challenging task and she was treated for brain swelling and hepatitis B viral infection. V. Jayaraman, unit head said that the patient now leads a normal life.

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Printable version | Jan 21, 2021 5:52:30 PM | https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/woman-treated-for-brain-swelling/article7812136.ece

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