Age : 22
Fathers name : B N Raju
This is Mallikarjuna a 22 year old 4th Year Medical student who was studying at Mandya.
He, met with an accident on the 15th Jan of 2017. He was diagnosed to have ICH bilateral thalamic left temporal and front region with diffuse axonal injury.
He was diagnosed to have ICH bilateral thalamic left temporal and front region with diffuse axonal injury.He was treated at Columbia asia hospital, Mysore and sakara world hospital, Bangalore. There was very minimal motor and cognitive recovery. So he was declared to be in a vegetative state.He was referred to Nimhans for further TMS treatment. But the parents couldn't further pursue due to the current financial circumstances.Currently he is being taken care by his parents at home.His is been fed through the mouth, mostly crushed food and water. Currently the PEG intestinal connection inserted in the hospital meant for food is still left, incase if he is not able to eat through the mouth. This insertion is being dressed at home on a regular basis. His injury was towards the right side. His left side has slow or almost no reaction while his right side is comparatively better in response.
His father N.B Raju is a mechanic by profession. He works in a factory and he and his wife have sold everything they had for treatment. Now he has to stand and work straight 15-16hrs a day to support his family. If he is absent one day, it gets difficult. Right now doctors have said they will try some magnetic treatment for the son. Please come forward to help him lead a normal life.