• M.V.Raghavendra Rao Department of Medicine, Apollo Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana, India
  • Vijaykumar Chennamchetty Associate Professor, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Apollo Institute of Medical Science and Research, Hyderabad, TS, India,
  • M M Karindas Professor, Department of Oncology, world Academy of Medical sciences
  • Ilie Vasiliev Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, world Academy of Medical sciences
  • Hitesh Lakshmi Billa Registrar, Interventional Pulmonology, Apollo Institute of Medical Science and Research, Hyderabad, TS, India
  • Mohammed Ismail Nizami Associate Professor, Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine,Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences,Hyderabad,TS,India
  • Jerryson Ameworgbe Gidisu President,Department of Cardio thoracic surgery,King and Queen Medical university college,Ghana,Africa
  • Saicharan G Bodi Associate staff physician of Pulmonology,Respiratory institute,Cleveland clinic,Abu Dhabi,UAE


Lung transplantation, complications, mortality, Heart–lung transplantation (HLT), patient selection, COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2


A lung transplant is a surgery to replace diseased lungs with healthy lungs. The discipline of lung transplant has made extraordinary innovative over the last decades. Although advances, morbidity and mortality also high when compared with other solid organ transplants. Lung transplantation is a life-saving treatment for patients with advanced lung diseases of various nonmalignant etiologies. A lung transplant is a surgical procedure to replace an infected lung with healthy lung. Lung transplantation is a regenerate cure for patients with cessation stage lung disease; however, it is rarely about patient with acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) assign to infectious causes. Faulty lungs can make it bother for the body to get the oxygen it needs to pull through. The severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 pandemic create challenges for lung transplant recipients.  A diversity of diseases can damage your lungs and keep them from functioning effectively. Bank on patient’s medical condition, a lung transplant may involve replacing one of the subject’s lungs or both of them. In some situations, the lungs may be transplanted along with a donor heart.


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M.V.Raghavendra Rao, Vijaykumar Chennamchetty, M M Karindas, Ilie Vasiliev, Hitesh Lakshmi Billa, Mohammed Ismail Nizami, Jerryson Ameworgbe Gidisu, & Saicharan G Bodi. (2022). BREATHING LUNG TRANSPLANTATION”-A ROAD TO RELIEF NEW LUNGS WITH OLD VESSELS. International Education and Research Journal (IERJ), 8(7). Retrieved from