Egyptian Medical Team Conducts Two Simultaneous Liver Transplantation Operation

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