CASE History - CHIME
Prabakaran was born a year ago at the Mahatma Gandhi Hospital in Pondicherry. At birth, he had been born without a thumb. Just as the doctors suspected he may have other congenital issues too, soon they realized he had a congenital heart defect.
Prabhakar’s parents Kumar and Sumathi reside in Mangalampettai, a taluk town in Cuddalore District. Kumar works as a loader and Sumathi is a home maker. Prabakaran has an elder brother.
Prabakaran was constantly under medical care since birth as he was susceptible to colds, coughs and wheezing and then the doctors felt that only further treatment such as a surgery would help him. Kumar could not afford the cost and was just not in a position to find any funds for his sons treatment. It was at this time that his friend guided him to MIOT Hospitals Chennai.
Prabakaran is diagnosed to have TAPVC, Restrictive ASD, Multiple Muscular VSDs, S/p PA Band.
Treatment – To undergo TAPVC repair, Closure ASD, Closure of multiple muscular VSDs, PA Banding & Reconstruction
Estimate Cost – Rs.3,60,000 including surgery, ICU & Hospital stay, Post op investigations and medications.