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Is artificial kidney transplant available in India?

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Posted on Fri, 6 May 2016
Question: Hi! I want to know the cost of artificial kidney transplat in India? And how will I contact this hospital? And is there any contact number? Please provide me with the details as immediately as possible.
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Answered by Dr. Prof. Kunal Saha (8 hours later)
Brief Answer:
Still at research stage. Not available on mass basis.

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for asking on Healthcaremagic.

The artificial kidney that has been prepared by US based XXXXXXX Researcher Dr. Shuvo XXXXXXX is not yet available in XXXXXXX and is awaiting human trials before it is available on mass basis. Please refer to:
http://www.YYYYYY.com/content/117628/artificial-kidney-made-YYYYY.html

Since it is not yet available, the cost and hospital details are not applicable.

In relation to transplant of human kidneys, the following links could be helpful:
http://www XXXXXXX edu/aiims/departments/nephro/kidney_transplant.htm
http://www.YYYYY.com/health-care-cost/low-cost-kidney-transplant-in-india/
http://www.YYYYY.org/advanced/kidney/patients/topics/financing_kidney_transplant.html
http://www.YYYYYY.org/transplant-centres/hospitals.asp?category=Kidney&state=West%20Bengal

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Is artificial kidney transplant available in India?

Brief Answer: Still at research stage. Not available on mass basis. Detailed Answer: Thanks for asking on Healthcaremagic. The artificial kidney that has been prepared by US based XXXXXXX Researcher Dr. Shuvo XXXXXXX is not yet available in XXXXXXX and is awaiting human trials before it is available on mass basis. Please refer to: http://www.YYYYYY.com/content/117628/artificial-kidney-made-YYYYY.html Since it is not yet available, the cost and hospital details are not applicable. In relation to transplant of human kidneys, the following links could be helpful: http://www XXXXXXX edu/aiims/departments/nephro/kidney_transplant.htm http://www.YYYYY.com/health-care-cost/low-cost-kidney-transplant-in-india/ http://www.YYYYY.org/advanced/kidney/patients/topics/financing_kidney_transplant.html http://www.YYYYYY.org/transplant-centres/hospitals.asp?category=Kidney&state=West%20Bengal Regards