32-weeks old infant face overwhelming odds to survive at CK Birla Hospital RBH
Premature child birth is always challenging and tough situation to handle, not only for parents but also for doctors and hospital staff. So when a tiny baby boy was born with a birth weight of just 660 gms at 32-weeks gestational age and with severe IUGR, Dr. Vivek Gupta knew a huge rollercoaster lay ahead. Firstly, the gynecologist had to do a caesarian section on the mother due to her history of leaking and decreased fetal movements with increasing fetal distress. However, when the baby was welcomed on 9th March, 2018, he didn’t cry at all.
A Rare IVC Tumor Surgery – Saving the Life of a Woman
42 years old woman from Jaipur was troubled with back pain for the last 3 months. Family members of the patient contacted Dr. Sundeep Jain, Director – GI, GI Oncology, HPB, Bariatric & Minimal Invasive Surgery, Department of Gastro Sciences, CK Birla Hospital RBH Jaipur, who successfully saved the woman’s life by operating.
“Thyroid Storm” – A Rare Disease Treated by Plasmapheresis Technique
Thyroid storm is a rare condition of thyroid caused due to the sudden release of thyroid hormones from the thyroid gland. A 50-year-old lady Mrs. Surji Devi was case of hyperthyroidism since 15 years. The patient was admitted with severe symptoms of thyrotoxicosis with palpitations, vomiting and increased heart rate. At the time of admission, her heart rate was more than 130/minute with low blood pressure and low saturation levels.
50 Year Old Man Survives End Stage Liver Tumor Rapture
A large ruptured liver cancer has been successfully treated at CK Birla Hospitals RBH on a 50-year-old male patient. The middle-aged man from Sikar, Rajasthan was admitted at RBH with a large cancerous tumor in right lobe of liver which was 15cm by 20cm in size. His condition worsened as the tumor ruptured leading to 3 liters of bleeding inside his abdomen. This tumor was the secondary cancer from GIST, treated 6 years back.