CMCH performs first renal transplantation
Coimbatore Medical College Hospital (CMCH) performed its first renal transplantation on Monday when Lakshmanan (28) of Coonoor received a kidney of his mother Mariyayee (47).

The live donor transplantation which started at 9.30 a.m. ended at 2.30 p.m. CMCH authorities said that vital health indicators of Lakshmanan and his mother are normal.

The surgery was performed by a team of doctors headed by Dr. Prabakaran, Dr. Periyasamy, head of the department of Urology and Dr. Santha Arulmani, head of the department of anaesthesiology.