Srinagar: A Kashmiri father of three children who is suffering from spinal tumour needs immediate help to fund his treatment costing approximately Rs 30 lakhs.
A 48-year-old Sofi Nazir Ahmed, currently undergoing treatment at Fortis Hospital Gurgaon (UID number: 000805306), was diagnosed with Metastatic Paraganglioma (Spinal Tumour) in 2012.
He was operated for the tumour in 2012, 2014 and in November last year.
According to Dr Priya Tiwari, Ahmed is a known case of recurrent metastatic paragangioma of spine. “He has been planned for Lutetium based PRRT therapy. He will require at least three more cycles of PRRT. Also, he would require chemotherapy indefinitely with PRRT and also after PRRT. Total cost of his treatment would be around Rs 30 lakh,” says Dr Tiwar.
According to his family, Ahmed was admitted at Fortis Hospital and underwent the PRRT as planned on December 28.
“Next morning, around 5:45 am, he developed severe shortness of breath followed by hypotension and was immediately shifted to ICU and put on ventilator,” they said.
Ahmed, a businessman, is a father of three children and has exhausted all his savings on the treatment.
Anybody who wants to fund his treatment can deposit the money in his bank account number, details of which are mentioned below.
Contact No. of Patient: 09911418356
J&K Bank Alamgari Bazar
Account No: 0100040100003006
IFSC code: JAKA0ALMGRI
Courtesy: Greater Kashmir