STATE TIMES NEWS
KATHUA: In continuation to its already undergoing initiatives for benefit of patients of Kathua District, Government Medical College (GMC) Kathua on Monday performed first ever Cysto-Gastrostomy.
Under patronage of Principal GMC Kathua, Dr. Anjali Nadir Bhat, first ever Cysto-Gastrostomy was done by GMC Kathua by team of Surgeons led by Dr. Ravinder Kumar, Associate Professor Surgery & HOU SU 2nd and assisted by Dr. Hilal Ahmed. Anesthesia team was led by Dr. Rajesh Angral. The surgery was performed with active cooperation and guidance of HOD Surgery Dr. Raj Rishi Sharma. A 20 year old male patient presented to Surgical unit 2nd with large and tense pseudocyst pancreas (2 litres of volume). Patient was worked up and operated on Monday. Patient is doing well postoperatively. MS AH Dr. Chitra Vaishnavi congratulated Department of Surgery especially Dr. Ravinder Kumar for starting such procedures at GMC Kathua.