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Kidney, Heart Transplants On Rise

As per the data available with National Organ and Tissue Transplant Organisation (NOTTO), 54, 110, 235 and 190 heart transplants and 720, 1024, 1368 and 805 kidney transplants have been undertaken in 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017, respectively. The State/UT wise details of heart and kidney transplants are given below:

 

S.No. States 2014   2015   2016   2017  
Heart Kidney   Heart Kidney   Heart Kidney   Heart Kidney  
1 Tamilnadu 41 227   51 290   100 339   Consolidate data for year 2017 Consolidate data for year 2017  
2 Kerala 6 104   14 132   18 113    
3 Maharashtra 0 89   5 106   34 229    
4 Telangana & Andhra Pradesh 1 92   19 168   15 182    
  Andhra Pradesh x x   x x   18 87    
5 Karnataka 5 72   11 91   14 142    
6 Gujarat 0 55   0 77   4 83    
7 Madhya Pradesh x x   1 6   7 28    
8 Uttar Pradesh 0 14   0 8   1 16    
9 Delhi /NCR 0 32   6 45   18 62    
10 Puducherry 0 26   1 18   1 20    
11 Chandigarh 1 9   1 69   2 51    
12 Rajasthan x x   1 14   3 16    
  Total 54 720   110 1024   235 1368   190 805  

The Minister of State (Health and Family Welfare), Smt Anupriya Patel stated this in a written reply in the Lok Sabha here today.

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