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23-day-old infant gets a new lease of life at Lucknow's Sanjivini Hospital & Research Centre

With an exceptional team of professionals, Sanjivini Hospital has provided life-saving treatment to an infant.

The Sanjivini Hospital and Research Centre in Lucknow, has emerged to be a centre of comprehensive medical services amid the pandemic hour and it has proved its clinical expertise, yet again! Adding another success story to its credit, the Paediatric and Neonatology Department here, has successfully treated a 23-day-old infant, diagnosed with an absent anal opening and a "distended abdomen".

This dedicated department for newborns and children at Sanjivini, has eased the availability of specialised assistance for this population segment in Lucknow, adding to the city's medical reputation!

Another feather to the Sanjivini acclaim!

The 23-day-old baby was hurried into the emergency room of Sanjivini Hospital with complaints of acute pain, evident from the intense crying and groaning. She was then diagnosed with an absent anal opening and a "distended abdomen". Her parents, having consulted many health care centres for urgent treatment in Basti, were deeply crestfallen as the situation worsened day by day.

Her rocky road to effective treatment ended when she was admitted at Sanjivini Hospital and Research Center, where Dr. Ashutosh Pandey, a prominent pediatric surgeon with related experience of more than 22 years, undertook the case.

"The child had a condition called imperforate anus, which restricted the flow of stool and resulted in abdomen distension. After all the investigations, we decided to operate on an emergency basis through a colostomy procedure under the effect of general anaesthesia, which is high-risk surgery for such a small child", said Dr. Ashutosh Pandey.

Despite all these challenges, the specialised team at Sanjivni not only successfully implemented the surgery but also restricted the rise of significant post-op complications in the baby. The infant is now recovering for a healthy and exciting life ahead.

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Sanjivini Hospital and Research Centre in Lucknow, has come in as a beacon of support for all citizens, including the little ones. This super speciality hospital promises to be the centre of vital medical aid, in light of the 'third wave' rise and increased infections in children.

So, if you feel the need for medical care and assistance for your child, getting in touch with Sanjivini Hospital can be highly beneficial. For more information, you can check out their website by clicking here or contact them directly at 0522-4232333 or 0522-3573895.

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