Life-Saving Surgery: Doctors successfully remove the Cancerous Stomach of a young woman
Doctors at Aware Gleneagles Hospital, a renowned multi-speciality healthcare provider, successfully performed a complex surgical procedure to save the life of a woman by removing a cancerous portion of her stomach. The patient, a 31-year-old nursing staff member at the hospital, had no prior major complaints and the presence of Abdominal Cancer had gone undetected until she experienced sudden and intense pain, leading to her admission. Recognizing the urgency and high risk to her life, the medical team swiftly initiated the Surgery to remove the Cancerous areas and prevent further spread.
Dr Bhupathi Rajendra Prasad, Senior Consultant in Surgical Gastroenterology at Aware Gleneagles Hospital, described the rarity and danger of a sudden perforation of a Cancerous Tumor within the Abdomen, as it carries a high mortality rate. Initially suspecting Intestinal Perforation, which also requires immediate attention, the doctors were astonished to discover Perforated Cancer during the procedure. Despite the unexpected complexity, the surgical team skillfully removed the affected parts of the stomach and successfully reconnected the patient's digestive system. To minimize the chances of Cancer recurrence, the patient is currently undergoing Chemotherapy treatment.
The intricate procedure, lasting over four hours, was carried out by a team of multi-disciplinary experts with the dedicated support of the nursing staff. Dr Satwinder Singh Sabharwal, the COO of Aware Gleneagles Hospital, commended the team's efforts and emphasized the significance of a multi-speciality approach to such cases, highlighting the hospital's commitment to comprehensive and effective treatments.
Aware Gleneagles Hospital, located in L B Nagar, Hyderabad, is renowned for its exceptional tertiary care services across various medical specialities in India. The hospital has established partnerships with major cashless health insurance providers and serves as an empanelled facility for leading corporate organizations in the city. As a part of IHH Healthcare, one of the world's largest healthcare providers, Aware Gleneagles Hospital offers a wide range of integrated services, a dedicated team, expansive reach, and an unwavering commitment to quality and safety. The hospital aims to become the most trusted healthcare services network globally, driven by its purpose of touching lives and transforming care.