GIANT LIVER TUMOR
Hyderabad May 14 th 2016 :- This is a story about a 43 year old female patient, Mrs. Hemwati Singh a resident of Chhattisgarh. She was suffering from pain abdomen since the last 12 years. On evaluation in many cities of northern India she was found to suffer from a large liver hemangioma. (Non-cancerous (benign) mass that occurs in the liver).she went to many doctors but they refused to operate on her knowing about the great risks involved. Then finally she came to Hyderabad and landed at Maxcure Hospitals at Madhapur where she was seen by the HOD of gastroenterology Dr. Asha Subbalakshmi .md, dm. Dr Asha Subbalakshmi without any hesitation took up the challenge and admitted her and performed a few tests on her which showed that she had a large mass lesion of the right lobe of the liver measuring 19x 19 cms suggestive of a hemangioma. This large mass was causing compression over the other organs causing severe pain abdomen and breathlessness. Then Dr Asha subbalakshmi with her years of experience and expertise decided to take the risk and go ahead with the resection of the tumor. She involved the surgical gastroenterology team headed by Dr ch Madhusudan and performed the 8 hour long surgery. Following surgery the patient was kept under close monitoring and was stable. A week past her surgery the patient is able to do her daily chores easily. She said she was feeling lighter. Thanks to the great expertise and dedication of Dr Asha subbalkshmi the patient is now free from the tumor and can live a normal life. She is however on regular follow.
Yet again, MaxCure Hospitals has lived up to its reputation as one of the best for handling complex surgeries with amazing success. The hospital’s multi-disciplinary approach and surgical expertise, along with proper understanding of the situation, ensured that yet another life is saved and a family is happy again.