To avoid immediate rejection from the human immune system due to the presence of a sugar molecule in pig cells called Glycan, the doctors altered the pig's genes.
Urine storage and emptying is complex coordination between bladder and urethra, and disturbances in the system due to childbirth, ageing, or other conditions can lead to urinary incontinence.
Kidney dysfunction tend to be free of pain and other symptoms so much so that the National Kidney Foundation estimates that 90 per cent of the people with failing kidneys don't know it.
The swap donation was made legally permissible with Tissue and Human Organ Transplantation act, amendment and rule of 2014.
A study suggested that NEERI-KFT, a herbal medicine extracted from plants, can be an alternative and complementary therapy at end-stage renal disease.
The surgery was performed on the patient on July 10 and after a month during his first check-up post the operation, the doctors found that his transplanted kidney was functioning properly.
Ronald had been roaming Thiruvananthapuram city on his tri-wheel ride with a placard that read: “liver and kidney for sale”.
The latest AIIMS study has confirmed that apart from the lungs and liver, kidneys were the most affected in patients with severe COVID-19.
The study indicated that aerobic exercise lessened several hemodialysis-related symptoms, including restless leg syndrome, symptoms of depression and so on.
The doctor suggests that with a rising number of kidney ailments in children, pediatric nephrologists are playing a major part in the healthcare system.