Dial­y­sis unit to be set up at Yeşi­lyurt Hospi­tal

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A DIAL­Y­SIS unit is to be es­tab­lished at the Cen­giz Topel Hospi­tal in Yeşi­lyurt and a kid­ney trans­plant cen­tre at Le­fkoşa State Hospi­tal, Health Min­is­ter Filiz Besim has re­vealed.

She said the new dial­y­sis unit, which will save kid­ney pa­tients from the western re­gion trav­el­ling to Le­fkoşa reg­u­larly for vi­tal treat­ment, would be­gin op­er­at­ing “dur­ing this year”, as soon as equip­ment and staff were in place.

The min­istry is work­ing on the trans­plant unit with the Dial­y­sis and Kid­ney Pa­tients’ Sol­i­dar­ity As­so­ci­a­tion with the aim of op­er­a­tions be­gin­ning next month.

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