Maiden radical nephrectomy conducted at district hospital Pulwama

The Operative team headed by Urologist Dr Ashiq included senior surgeon Dr Ayub, Dr Iffat, Dr Naseer (anaesthetist) and Nasir Pandit along with OT staff.

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Srinagar, Publish Date: Feb 15 2018 1:02AM | Updated Date: Feb 15 2018 1:08AM
Maiden radical nephrectomy conducted at district hospital Pulwama

District Hospital Pulwama has performed maiden radical nephrectomy on a 50 year old male patient.

In a statement, the hospital administration said the patient presented with incidental diagnosis of left renal mass on USG.

“Patient was advised CECT Abdomen and Pelvis. CECT revealed a heterogeneously enhancing huge mass measuring around 9×8 cm arising from lower and mid pole of the kidney. Radical Nephrectomy was performed by a team of doctors. The patient is recovering well & has been discharged,” the statement said.  

The Operative team headed by Urologist Dr Ashiq included senior surgeon Dr Ayub, Dr Iffat,  Dr Naseer (anaesthetist) and Nasir Pandit along with OT staff. 

Director Health Services, Kashmir Dr Saleem Rehman while appreciating the operative team and hospital administration said that “the scope of delivering advance health care services in the peripheries is increasing and the department is focussed on augmenting the logistics and human resource for better patient care.”