A transplant team was able to perform a living-donor liver transplant for a 9-year-old girl who had cirrhosis of the liver.
Live Donor Liver Transplant is a complex procedure and one of the most difficult procedures to perform.
Second successful liver transplant in Sri Lanka was performed by North Colombo Team on 25/05/2011.
Doctors crossed line between human and divine, says joyous family - 25-year-old Maleena saved from the grip of death.
North Colombo Team authored this Sinhala publication which covers all aspects of pre and post liver transplant care.
Colombo North Centre for Liver Diseases,Faculty of Medicine, University of Kelaniya, P.O Box 6, Thalagolla Road, Ragama, Sri Lanka
Tel : +94 11 2958039
Tel : +94 77 5544015
Fax: +94 11 2958337
Precious lives of many adults and young children are lost due to rising trends of liver diseases.
A well equipped liver transplant unit with necessary expertise are urgently required to cater this complex timely needs.
You could help these desperate adults and young children to have a new life with your generous contributions.