Believe it or not, doctors at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in Delhi have removed the world’s largest kidney from a patient suffering from a kidney-related ailment.
According to doctors, the kidney weighs 2.75 kgs!
The dimensions of this huge kidney is 33 x 20 x 20 cms. It happens to be the world’s largest kidney removed till date.
The kidney was removed from a 45-year-old patient after a three-hour-long operation.
Dr. Manu Gupta, Consultant Urological Surgeon at the hospital who performed the surgery said: “ We found the procedure quite challenging. Normal kidneys weigh approximately 130 grams. This kidney weighed 2.75 kgs, which is 20 times more, and was stuck to the surrounding intestines.”