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Child receives liver adoptive mother in a hospital in Rio de Janeiro

Biological family was not compatible. Guardian of the child found to have the same blood type and could donate the organ

 
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Foto: Alessandra Coelho/Secom RJ
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Rosileia Ornela and little Lucas Nascimento Cavalcanti, 1 year and a half Procedure was performed in the State Children's Hospital
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Rosileia Ornela and little Lucas Nascimento Cavalcanti, 1 year and a half
Procedure was performed in the State Children's Hospital

The seamstress Rosiléia Ornela and little Lucas Nascimento Cavalcanti, a year and a half, will spend their first Mother's Day together recovering from surgery for a high complexity. Guardian of the child for almost a year, Rosiléia donated part of the liver to Luke, though not her biological mother. This was the fourth transplant surgery performed at Children's Hospital State of Rio de Janeiro.

Lucas appeared in Rosiléia life when he was only 7 months. The seamstress entered the Foster Family program with the goal of adopting a 6 year old girl. But Rosiléia touched up with a puny baby with serious health problems and ended up with Lucas. With only 12 days living with a family Rosiléia, the boy was diagnosed with biliary atresia, which resulted in liver cirrhosis. The patient needed a liver transplant.

After contact with the biological family of Luke and do not succeed in compatibility testing, Rosiléia discovered he could donate part of your liver, because of the blood type. There were two months in many examinations until the sewing authorization to receive the transplant. "I was held. Receive The important thing was the doctor but because the time of his life was ending," said Rosiléia. The double procedure, which lasted about 12 hours, was led by the head of service Liver Unit, Dr. Lucius Pacheco, on Wednesday (8).

Inaugurated on March 4 this year, the State Children's Hospital is the first unit of Rio de Janeiro facing pediatric referenced. The hospital performs surgeries medium and high complexity, in addition to cancer treatment, in children up to 19 years.

On March 28, the hospital received accreditation from the National Transplant System. Since then, a procedure for kidney and three liver have been performed. At first, the boy Natan received part of his father's body, Ubiratan Tonaso.

In the last 17 days, the second was performed on liver transplant unit. Mirian Conception Birth donated the organ to the daughter, Milena Flavia Nascimento, 2 years and 4 months, after waiting nearly two years for the procedure. The boy Abraham Lincoln de Oliveira, aged 11, received a kidney captured by PET on April 24, and became the first patient to undergo a kidney transplant at the Hospital.

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