Baby Azariah Malala Semikueva Sua, Age: 7 Month, Resident of Samoa, came to Fortis Memorial Research Institute for consultation with Dr. Vivek Vij, Add. Director, Liver Transplant & GI Surgery at the end of March 2017. After detailed investigation and evaluation, baby was diagnosed to have extra-hepatic bile duct obstruction with a chronic liver disease. Hence was advised for urgent living donor liver transplant surgery. The baby’s father Semikueva Sua, 37 years old gentleman was chosen as a voluntary liver donor. Eventually, baby underwent the surgery on 8th May 2017 and both father and son are recovering well.
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