Qasim Zia's Story
Qasim Zia, 33 years old, was suffering from rheumatic heart disease since the last 13 years. He was diagnosed with an aortic regurgitation (AR). The doctors suggested he get an aortic valve replacement. His open-heart surgery in which his aortic valve was replaced was done on 14-09-2020 by Prof. Dr. Tayyab Pasha at National Hospital, Lahore. He recovered well after the surgery. He remained admitted in the hospital for eight days after the surgery and was discharged in a stable condition. Slowly, Qasim Zia is returning to his normal way of living.