Queen Mary Hospital in Pok Fu Lam is the only facility in Hong Kong capable of performing lung transplant operations. Photo: Winson WongQueen Mary Hospital in Pok Fu Lam is the only facility in Hong Kong capable of performing lung transplant operations. Photo: Winson Wong
Queen Mary Hospital in Pok Fu Lam is the only facility in Hong Kong capable of performing lung transplant operations. Photo: Winson Wong

Post-surgery complications claim life of young Hong Kong lung transplant patient at centre of public search for donor

  • Ng Lok-ching, 24, died a month after the successful operation at Queen Mary Hospital
  • Few Hongkongers have registered as lung donors and only lung transplants were performed last year, hospital consultant says
Topic |   Hong Kong health care and hospitals
Queen Mary Hospital in Pok Fu Lam is the only facility in Hong Kong capable of performing lung transplant operations. Photo: Winson WongQueen Mary Hospital in Pok Fu Lam is the only facility in Hong Kong capable of performing lung transplant operations. Photo: Winson Wong
Queen Mary Hospital in Pok Fu Lam is the only facility in Hong Kong capable of performing lung transplant operations. Photo: Winson Wong
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