9 LIVES SAVED BY TWO BRAIN DEAD PEOPLE ON A SINGLE DAY BY CADAVER ORGAN DONATION
Name: Bipinbhai Kikabhai Desai
Blood Group: O +ve
Address: 401, Shri Sayona Apartment, Nr. Nandipark Society, In the lane of Vijay Sales, Piplod, Surat
Native of: Bhadeli, Valsad
Wife: Gitaben Bipinbhai Desai (Age: 67)
Son: Dharmesh Bipinbhai Desai (Age:41)
Working as a Dyeing Master at Ganpati Dyeing Mills in Pandesara, Surat
Daughter in law:Jasmin Dharmeshbhai Desai (Age: 40)
Working as a Teacher at the Delhi Public School
Details of the incident:
On Wednesday, 18th January, 2017, after returning from the morning walk at 8:00 AM, Bipinbhai complained about the headache and fainted due to dizziness. Hence he was admitted to Mahavir Trauma Hospital in such unconscious state. CT Scan report diagnosed a blood clotting in his brain. Neurosurgeon Dr. Ashit Desai removed the blood clotting through craniotomy.
On Saturday, 21st January, 2016, Bipinbhai was declared as braindead by Neurophysician Dr. Manoj Satyavani, Neurosurgeon Dr. Ashit Desai and Investigationist Dr. Alok Shah.
The team of Donate Life and Dr. Jatin Desai met Bipinbhai’s son, Dharmesh and Bipinbhai’s daughter-in law Jasmin, to inform them and make understand about the importance of organ donation.
Dharmesh & Jasmin told that our father was very emotional person, who believed in being helpful to the Society. Today when he is declared braindead and his death is certain, it’s better to donate his precious organs and save the lives of kidney & liver failure patients rather than burning his organs to ashes.
Name: Natwarbhai Gomanbhai Patel
Retired as Assistant professor from the Agriculture University, Navsari
Blood Group: O +ve
Address: GB Park, Jalolpor, Eru Cross Road, Navsari
Native of: Village: Katpor, Bordi Falia, Haansot, Bharuch
Wife: Ramilaben Natwarbhai Patel (Age: 56)
Son: Kunjal Natwarbhai Patel (Age: 37)
Working as a Senior Executive at Isha Agro Chemical Company
Daughter: Binita Natwarbhai Patel (Age: 35)
Working at ASPI Agri University
Details of the incident:
On Thursday, 19th January, 2016, Natwarbhai went for a walk at 6:00 o’clock in the evening as per his routine. While returning home at 7:00 PM, he was hit by a car and got serious head injuries. Hence, he was immediately admitted to K.D. N. Gohil Hospital in Navsari. There a CT Scan report diagnosed a brain hemorrhage & blood clotting in his brain. He was shifted to Apple Hospital under the observation of Dr. K.C. Jain for further treatment.
On Saturday, 21st January, 2016, Natwarbhai was declared as braindead by Neurosurgeon Dr. K.C. Jain Dr. Ahok Patel and Neurophysician Dr. Paresh Zanzmera.
The team of Donate Life met Natwarbhai’s son Kunjal, daughter Binita, nephew Mihir and other family members to inform them and make them understand about the importance of organ donation.
All the family members of Natwarbhai told that as our family member is braindead and his death is certain, it’s better to donate his precious organs and save the lives of kidney & liver failure patients rather than burning his organs to ashes. Further to that the family members were also guided by the founder of Mogri based organization of Swaminarayn sect, Shri Anupan Mishan for organ donation.
After getting a consent from both the families, Shri Nilesh Mandlewala contact the Transplant Coordinator Priyaben Shah and Dr. Pranjal Modi of Ahmedabad based Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre (IKDRC) to come to Surat for procuring the donation of kidneys and Livers.
Dr. Sureshkumar and a team of 4 Doctors from the IKDRC, Ahmedabad accepted the donation of 4 kidneys and 2 livers, whereas Dr. Praful Shiroya of Lakdrashti Eye Bank accepted the donation of eyes.
Two kidneys were transplanted into Narayanlal Kasturji Mali (age 56) living in Pali, Rajasthan; third kidney was transplated into Amitkumar Somalal Shrimali (age 29) living in Panchmahal and fourth kidney was transplanted into Nimish Kishorchand Mehta (age 29) living in Kutchh whereas one liver was transplated into Hareshkumar Dinkarray Dave (age 59) living in Ahmedabad and and another liver was transplanted into Harkishan Ashokbhai Modi (age 48) living in Chhota Udaipur. The transplant of kidneys and livers were completed at IKDRC by Dr.Pranjal Modi, Dr. Jamal Rizvi and their team.
During the whole process of organ donation, Bipinbhai’s Son Dharmeshbhai, his Daughter-in-law Jasminben, Nephew Dr. Jatin Desai, Natvarbhai’s wife Ramilaben, Natvarbhai’s Son Kinjal, his daughter Binita, Nephew Mihir, Neurophysician Dr. Manoj Satyawani and Dr. Anirudh Apte, Neurosurgeon Dr. Aashit Desai, Intensivist Dr. Aalok Shah, Neurosurgeon Dr. K.C. Jain, Dr. Ashok Patel, Neurophysician Dr. Paresh Zanzmera, Director and Staff of Mahaveer Trauma Hospital, Director and Staff of Apple Hospital, President of Donate Life Shri Nilesh Mandlewala, Secretary Shri Rakesh Jain, Trustee Hemant Desai, Subhash Jodhani and Dhaval Prajapati immensely co-operated toward making these transplants a success.
So far, Shri Nilesh Mandlewala and Donate Life have successfully regenerated 429 lives by counseling the family members of braindead persons to procure donation of 185 Kidneys, 70 Livers, 4 Pancreas, 7 Hearts and 164 Eyes.