Cairo, An Egyptian medical team from Ain Shams
University, led by Dr. Mahmoud Al-Mutini, Dean of the Faculty of
Medicine, head of the transplantation team in the hospital, succeeded
in conducting two operations simultaneously for the first time in Egypt
to cultivate two parts of liver of live donors for two patients.
Dr. Ali Al-Anwar, Director of the hospital, said today that one surgical
team and another team of anesthesiologists performed both operations
at the same time, adding that it is for the first time in Egypt, the Middle
East and Africa that such operations are carried out by donating parts
of liver of live donors for patients.
Source: Oman News Agency