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BSMMU successfully performs cadaveric kidney transplant

  • Two people underwent the transplant 
  • 38-year-old brain-dead donor
Update : 28 Jan 2024, 12:42 AM

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) performed a cadaveric kidney transplant successfully on Thursday.

Bangladesh has initiated its second cadaveric kidney transplant from a brain-dead person to two kidney patients, a press release said.

Two individuals with kidney ailments underwent transplant surgeries using organs from a 38-year-old brain-dead donor, marking the second such procedure in the country's medical history.

The hour-long life-saving surgeries were conducted at the BSMMU and the National Kidney Foundation in the capital on Thursday night.

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