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2.75 kg kidney, world’s largest, removed from a patient in Delhi

New Delhi (IANS): A kidney weighing 2.75 kg, claimed to be the world’s largest, has been removed from a 45-year-old patient, the authorities at a hospital here where the operation was performed said on Tuesday.

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Polycystic Kidney Disease Foundation launched in Delhi

New Delhi: As part of World Kidney Day (March 13), Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi on Thursday started Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) Foundation of India.

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Promising treatment for inherited form of kidney disease identified

Washington: A drug therapy shows promise for treating an inherited form of kidney disease called autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD), Mayo Clinic researchers say.

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