Thursday, September 3, 2009

Appeal for rare blood group in Mumbai

This forward came in from Gunjan today:

Hi all,

There is an urgent requirement for A –ve blood. If any of you are willing to donate, please help! The patient is suffering from blood cancer. She will be needing platelets (colorless bodies that are present in blood). Once these are donated, these get reformed within 3/4 days and at Tata Memorial Hospital (TMH), Parel, Mumbai.

Step 1: Donor Confirmation
There will be a blood test for the donor at Tata Memorial Hospital (TMH), Parel, Mumbai.
A donor can go to TMH as per his/her convenient day. (any possible day from tomorrow)
Next day, it will be clear from the reports, if the donor's blood is suitable for the patient..

Step 2: Actual Blood Platelets Donation
After that as per the requirement, the donor will be contacted for the platelets.
For that also, donor need to go to TMH.
It will be 1:30 to 2:00 hour process; the platelets will be collected from the donors blood.

Following are the contact details:
Shashank Joshi (Patient's husband): 09029281150 - He is with patient at TMH, he will guide the donor
Shital Joshi (Patient's mobile, mostly attended by Shashank): 09702198780
Umesh Joshi : 9822681654 – the person who has made the request through an Infoscion-in Pune.

Sparsh team

Find purpose. The means will follow.
Mahatma Gandhi


Chandni said...

Hi Gunjan/Kiran,

You can text them about

~G said...

Did. Thanks Chandni.