Organs of brain-dead harvested
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.