Chennai boy undergoes living donor liver transplant for rare disease

A 16-year-old boy from Chennai who was suffering from decompensated chronic liver disease due to ‘cholesteryl ester storage disease’, has undergone successful liver transplant. Continue Reading

Chennai hospital records highest birth of babies amid lockdown

Gleneagles Global Health City, Chennai, the largest facility among the Gleneagles Global Hospitals Group, has recorded the birth of 125 babies amid the gloom of Covid-19 pandemic. Continue Reading

Bangladesh boy gets new lease of life

A 12-year-old boy from Bangladesh diagnosed with giant nerve sheath tumour measuring 15X15X20 cms covering the entire lower part of the neck, was removed successfully in a 12-hour marathon single-stage surgery by a team of experts at Gleneagles Global Health City, Chennai. Continue Reading

24/7 fever clinic in city to tackle monsoon menace

“We have been observing a trend that many patients coming in with fever are not diagnosed on time, which leads to several complications and particularly during monsoon period fever cases are raising steadily year on year. Early diagnosis is the key to avoid complications due to fever hence it’s imperative to educate patients on preventive measures.” Continue Reading

 Dhanush launches 24×7 chest pain clinic in Chennai

Gleneagles Global Health City chairman, Dr K Ravindranath, said, “Almost 50 per cent of the affected patients arrive too late for appropriate treatment and the possibilities of saving the life of the individual would increase if the patient receives treatment within one hour of the attack called the golden hour.” Continue Reading