A Rare surgery done for a young girl from North Maharashtra

24 year lady from North Maharashtra met us in our Dhule opd for low hemoglobin, low WBC and platelet counts requiring blood transfusion with large spleen about 20 x 20 cm, she had a rare disease of portal vein thrombosis with portal hypertension.she was advised surgery and got admitted under Dr.Sachin Wani at Currae hospital Thane, she underwent complex surgery called splenectomy with Lienorenal shunt which took 4 hours to perform, she had a smooth post op recovery and was discharged home in 5 days, after one month she is back to work and hemoglobin has naturally increased to normal levels requiring no further blood transfusions.
She is happy and healthy leading a normal life.