Lung Transplant

Lung transplant is a surgical procedure replace a damaged or diseased lung with a healthy lung from a donor. It enables the patient to breathe easily and grants many more years of life.

One or both the lungs may be replaced in lung transplant procedure, depending on the medical condition of the patient.

Lung Transplant Cost in Delhi NCR

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Sector 44, Opposite HUDA City Centre Metro Station, Gurgaon, Haryana, 122002, India

Services: Parking, Pharmacy, Blood Bank, Cafeteria, Ambulance, Waiting Lounge, Money Changer, Wi Fi Services

 Capacity :1000 Beds

  • 38 bedded impatient department equipped with latet medical facilities.
  • Fitness training provided to pregnant women and new mothers to help them muscular strength.
  • Fertility Clinic for women who have difficulty in conceiving.
  • Provision for cosmetic surgery for patients who require breast reconstruction after being operated.
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Director & HOD - Pulmonology & Sleep Medicine
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Senior Consultant - Pulmonology
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A Block, Shalimar Bagh, New Delhi, Delhi, 110088, India

NABH 

Services: Parking, Pharmacy, Blood Bank, Cafeteria, Ambulance, Waiting Lounge, Money Changer, Wi Fi Services

 Capacity :250 Beds

  • 38 bedded impatient department equipped with latet medical facilities.
  • Fitness training provided to pregnant women and new mothers to help them muscular strength.
  • Fertility Clinic for women who have difficulty in conceiving.
  • Provision for cosmetic surgery for patients who require breast reconstruction after being operated.
Dr. sanjeev jain Dr. Sanjeev Jain
Consultant - Pulmonology
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Consultant - Respiratory Medicine, Allergy & Sleep Disorders
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Medanta hospital1

Sector – 38, Gurgaon, Haryana, 122002, India

NABH 
NABL 
JCI 

Services: Air Ambulance, Ambulance, ATM, Blood Bank, Cafeteria, Credit Card, ICU, International Desk, Laboratory, Online Appoin...

 Capacity :1000 Beds

  • 38 bedded impatient department equipped with latet medical facilities.
  • Fitness training provided to pregnant women and new mothers to help them muscular strength.
  • Fertility Clinic for women who have difficulty in conceiving.
  • Provision for cosmetic surgery for patients who require breast reconstruction after being operated.
Doc icon Dr. Anand Jaiswal
Head - Respiratory & Sleep Medicine
Doc icon Dr. Vivek Singh
Associate Director - Pulmonology
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Indraprastha apollo hospital delhi

Mathura Road, Sarita Vihar, New Delhi, Delhi, 110076, India

NABL 
JCI 

Services: Parking, Pharmacy, Blood Bank, Cafeteria, ATM, Ambulance, Waiting Lounge, Air Ambulance, Bank, Laboratory, Credit Car...

 Capacity :700 Beds

  • 38 bedded impatient department equipped with latet medical facilities.
  • Fitness training provided to pregnant women and new mothers to help them muscular strength.
  • Fertility Clinic for women who have difficulty in conceiving.
  • Provision for cosmetic surgery for patients who require breast reconstruction after being operated.
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Consultant -Pulmonology
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Consultant - Pulmonology
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Fortis escorts  delhi

Fortis Escorts, Okhla Road, New Delhi, 110025, India

NABH 
NABL 
JCI 
NABH - BLOOD BANK 

Services: Pharmacy, Blood Bank, Ambulance, Waiting Lounge, Air Ambulance, Laboratory, Radiology

 Capacity : 310 Beds

  • 38 bedded impatient department equipped with latet medical facilities.
  • Fitness training provided to pregnant women and new mothers to help them muscular strength.
  • Fertility Clinic for women who have difficulty in conceiving.
  • Provision for cosmetic surgery for patients who require breast reconstruction after being operated.
Doc icon Dr. Anil Kumar Singh
Consultant -Pulmonology
Available on Request
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Blk super speciality hospital

Pusa Road, Rajinder Nagar, New Delhi, Delhi, 110005, India

NABH 
NABL 

Services: Parking, Pharmacy, Blood Bank, Cafeteria, ATM, Ambulance, Waiting Lounge

 Capacity :700 Beds

  • 38 bedded impatient department equipped with latet medical facilities.
  • Fitness training provided to pregnant women and new mothers to help them muscular strength.
  • Fertility Clinic for women who have difficulty in conceiving.
  • Provision for cosmetic surgery for patients who require breast reconstruction after being operated.
Doc icon Dr. Pratibha Gogia
Consultant - Respiratory Medicine, Allergy & Sleep Disorders
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Senior Consultant and HOD - Respiratory Medicine, Allergy & Sleep Disorders
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B-22 , Sector 62, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, 201301, India

NABH 

Services: Parking, Pharmacy, Blood Bank, Cafeteria, Ambulance, Waiting Lounge, Wi Fi Services, TPAs

 Capacity :200 Beds

  • 38 bedded impatient department equipped with latet medical facilities.
  • Fitness training provided to pregnant women and new mothers to help them muscular strength.
  • Fertility Clinic for women who have difficulty in conceiving.
  • Provision for cosmetic surgery for patients who require breast reconstruction after being operated.
Icon Dr. Mrinal Sircar
Director and HOD - Pulmonology & Critical Care
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3 - mm II,  Panchkuian Road, New Delhi, Delhi, 110055, India

NABH 
NABL 

Services: Parking, Pharmacy, Blood Bank, Cafeteria, ATM, Ambulance, Waiting Lounge

 Capacity :100 Beds

  • 38 bedded impatient department equipped with latet medical facilities.
  • Fitness training provided to pregnant women and new mothers to help them muscular strength.
  • Fertility Clinic for women who have difficulty in conceiving.
  • Provision for cosmetic surgery for patients who require breast reconstruction after being operated.
Icon Dr. Sai Kiran Chaudhari
Senior Consultant and HOD - Pulmonology, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
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C-1 Sushant Lok- 1 , Sector-43 Phase- I, Gurgaon, Haryana, 122002, India

NABH 
NABL 

Services: Parking, Pharmacy, Blood Bank, Cafeteria, ATM, Ambulance, Waiting Lounge

 Capacity :250 Beds

  • 38 bedded impatient department equipped with latet medical facilities.
  • Fitness training provided to pregnant women and new mothers to help them muscular strength.
  • Fertility Clinic for women who have difficulty in conceiving.
  • Provision for cosmetic surgery for patients who require breast reconstruction after being operated.
Icon Dr. Neeraj Gupta
Sr. Consultant - Pulmonology
Kailash nath gupta   pulmonologist   gnh hospital Dr. Kailash Nath Gupta
Consultant - Pulmonology
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Sector B, Pocket 1, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg,, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi, Delhi, 110070, India

NABH 

Services: Parking, Pharmacy, Blood Bank, Cafeteria, ATM, Ambulance, Waiting Lounge, Laboratory, Credit Card, Radiology, Optical...

 Capacity :200 Beds

  • 38 bedded impatient department equipped with latet medical facilities.
  • Fitness training provided to pregnant women and new mothers to help them muscular strength.
  • Fertility Clinic for women who have difficulty in conceiving.
  • Provision for cosmetic surgery for patients who require breast reconstruction after being operated.
R s chatterji pulmonology fortis flt lt rajan dhall hospital  vasant kunj Dr. R S Chatterji
Senior Consultant - Pulmonology & Respiratory Medicine
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Director & Head of Department - Pulmonology
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More Information on Lung Transplant

Indication

Lung transplant is recommended when the lung is failing because of any of the below mentioned disease:

  • Pulmonary Hypertension : It means increased pressure in pulmonary arteries which are responsible for transporting blood from heart to the lungs. 
  • Cystic Fibrosis : This is an inherited disease that commonly occurs in children wherein sticky, thick mucus starts to form in the lungs which causes repeated and grave lung infections.   
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) : This is the most prevalent reason of lung transplant in adults. COPD is a disease that gets worse with time and causes great difficulty in breathing.
  • AAT Deficiency (Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency) : It is a condition that increases the risk of lung disease, particularly because of smoking. 
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis : This is yet another condition where the tissues of the lungs become stiff, thick or scarred over time.  
     
Pre-Procedure

The surgeon may take a few tests before the surgery to assess whether you are a right candidate for the operation or not. Test include

  • Blood tests to check for infections
  • Colonoscopy, pap smear, etc. to look for symptoms of early cancer
  • Cardiac catheterization, echocardiogram, etc. to assess your heart condition

You will be asked to refrain from smoking and drinking alcohol and do not put on weight. Follow your exercise regime which you learnt during pulmonary rehabilitation.

During-Procedure

Lung transplant is a complex procedure that lasts 4 to 8 hours, and is performed under general anesthesia. 

  • A tube will be inserted through the mouth and connected to the windpipe. This allows you to breathe.
  • The surgeon will put a central venous tube into a vein after making a minor incision in your chest. This tube will help to supply medicines and fluid to your body.
  • Another tube will also be inserted in the nose and connected to stomach to empty it. The catheter will keep your bladder content free. 
  • Following that, the surgeon will make a cut in your chest to assess the main airway and replace the deceased lung with the donor’s lung.
  • In case, double lung transplant is required, then a heart-lung bypass machine will be connected to you.
     
Post-Procedure

After the procedure, the patient will be monitored in ICU for 3 to 5 days. A ventilator will be used to help the patient breathe effectively. The tube in chest, inserted during the procedure, will help in draining fluids from lungs and heart.

The patient will be allowed to take clear fluids after the condition stabilizes, followed by soft diet and normal diet. 

The patient can go home in 10 to 15 days after the surgery. For next 3 months, frequent consultations along with blood tests, chest X Ray, ECG will be recommended. 

Smoking and alcohol consumption will be strictly disallowed. Immunosuppressants and blood thinning medications will have to be taken for the rest of the life.

Risk and Complication

Liver translant is a complex surgery, and has significant risks and complications. Major risks include

  • Rejection of new lung by the body 
  • Infection 

Immunosuppressants and blood thinning medications may have the following side effects

  • High BP and cholestrol
  • Diarrhea
  • Diabetes
  • Kidney damage
  • In rare cases, cancer
More Info

The cost of lung transplant in India ranges from 12,00,000 to 20,00,000 INR. 

If you have any additional questions, talk to our in-house doctors. Call 8010-994-994.

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