eye donation

eye donation

Transplantation The harvesting of decendents' corneas with deposition in an eye bank
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The follower of the Buddha believes that eye donation is a pious act, because Buddhists have read that lord Buddha in his previous lives donated his eyes.
The event, which also marks the 25th anniversary of the consulate's establishment, will host free blood and eye donation camps, legal and employment advice centres, and food stalls serving authentic Sri Lankan fare.
PEBS received a call from the family of a deceased lady, who pledged for eye donation after death as vital will.
Zubair was of the view that every year some 10,000 corneas are required but there was worthwhile trend for eye donation.
Though, there has been progress in eye donation, 40,000 eyes were collected in year 2014 where target was around 2,00,000 according to National program for control of blindness 2014.
RAWALPINDI -- Religious scholars (Ulemas) must play their role to educate people about the noble cause of eye donation removing their misconceptions as it can give a new life to a human being.
Eye donation is one of the areas that health officials are trying to highlight as some potential organ donors opt not to donate their corneas.
Eye donation is one of the areas that health officials are trying to highlight, as some potential organ donors opt not to donate their corneas.
Through this initiative, it intends to encourage eye donation and also raise awareness regarding organ donation.
Doctors at the Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation (SIUT) in Pakistan's Karachi city on Saturday transplanted corneas of the country's greatest charity icon, Abdul Sattar Edhi, into two blind people who were waiting for an eye donation, said SIUT officials and the Edhi family.