After Cancer & Cardiac ailments, Kidney Diseases are Rank 3rd Amongst
As Per NKFI (National Kidney Foundation of India)
100/million population succumb to kidney diseases 90,000 kidney transplants per year required in India 10,000 kidney transplants per year required in Maharashtra only 22.5% of patients requiring dialysis receive treatment only 2.5% of patients in kidney failure receive transplants.
(these are live related transplants)
Only 25% of willing donors are suitable for donation.
(due to medical, social and financial reasons)
National Kidney Foundation (India) is an NGO, promoting awareness and aid in the area of Kidney and Kidney Diseases.