Organs of brain-dead harvested


Organs of brain-dead harvested

K.S. Sankar Rao of Lions Club who donated his organs. (Right) His daughter Dr. Nalini

  • K.S. Sankar Rao of Lions Club who donated his organs. (Below) His daughter Dr. Nalini

 

The organs of 63-year-old man who was declared brain-dead were harvested at the Ayush Hospital here on Monday.

K. Siva Sankara Rao, LIC Agent and Lion’s Club member, who recently had a spinal surgery had a stroke and was declared brain-dead.

While one of his kidneys was sent to a patient in NRI hospital another was sent to a hospital in Guntur.

His liver was sent to Hyderabad.

His daughter Nalini, a dentist, prevailed on family members to donate the organs, Ayush Hospital sources said.

 

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