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Dr Aparna Bhasker’s ‘resignation’ was a ‘symbolic protest’: Dr Lakdawala

New Delhi: In spite of the “world’s heaviest woman” Eman Ahmed’s relatives badmouthing her treating doctors at Saifee Hospital, Mumbai, the doctors have decided to continue providing all the necessary treatment to her.

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Doctor resigns citing patient’s ‘uncaring relatives’

Mumbai: Dr Aparna Govil Bhasker, section chief of bariatric surgery at Saifee Hospital and a member of the core team of doctors treating the “world’s heaviest woman” Eman Ahmed, has “resigned” citing “uncaring relatives” as the reason behind the move. Dr Bhasker was one of the doctors who travelled to Alexandria to bring Eman to Mumbai.

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Faulty gene identified as cause of obesity in world’s heaviest woman

New Delhi: A genetic mutation has been identified as the cause of obesity in 36-year-old Egyptian woman Eman Ahmed, who is believed to be the world’s heaviest woman, and is undergoing treatment in India to cure her morbid obesity.

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‘World’s heaviest woman’ reaches Mumbai hospital for weight-loss surgery

Mumbai: Eman Ahmed, a 36-year old Egyptian woman weighing 500 kg, on Saturday reached Saifee Hospital in South Mumbai for weight-loss surgery. She was brought to India by a specially equipped EgyptAir aircraft.

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Positive Bioscience sets up its operations in Chennai, identifying medical institutions for partnerships

Mumbai: Positive Bioscience, a leading genomics testing company, is setting up its presence in Chennai to meet the emergent demand from the region. The company is identifying medical institutions for strategic partnerships.

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Max Institute, Saifee Hospital receive Centre of Excellence award

Max Institute of Minimal Access, Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (MAMBS) in New Delhi and Saifee Hospital Minimal Access Centre of Excellence (MACE) in Mumbai have received International Centre of Excellence for Bariatric Surgery (ICETM) award from US-based Surgical Review Corporation …

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