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Success! Mugisha from Uganda raised $219 to fund hernia repair.

Mugisha
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  • $219 raised, $0 to go
$219
raised
$0
to go
Fully funded
Mugisha's treatment was fully funded on December 1, 2020.

Photo of Mugisha post-operation

April 27, 2020

Mugisha underwent hernia repair.

Mugisha underwent a successful herniorrhaphy treatment due to an inguinal hernia. He is now able to move around and says he will be able to perform well in his farm, better than before.

Mugisha shared, “I am so privileged for this support because I could never imagine this, but God surely has passed through you to have my health restored. So grateful for this offer.”

Mugisha underwent a successful herniorrhaphy treatment due to an inguinal hernia. He is now able to move around and says he will be able to ...

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March 9, 2020

Mugisha is a farmer from Uganda. He is a married father to four children. He and his wife earn a living through practicing small-scale farming. He grows native local food like ground nuts, maize, beans, and cassava. They farm basically for home consumption and he sells the surplus to provide other essential needs to his family like clothes and to pay for his children’s school fees.

Sine eight years ago, Mugisha has had an inguinal hernia. This hernia causes him pain when walking and when standing for a long time. Fortunately, on March 9th, he will undergo hernia repair surgery at our medical partner’s care center.

Our medical partner, African Mission Healthcare Foundation, is requesting $219 to fund Mugisha’s surgery. Once completed, this procedure will hopefully allow him to live more comfortably and confidently.

Mugisha says “I hope that I will be well after my operation and be healed from this condition.”

Mugisha is a farmer from Uganda. He is a married father to four children. He and his wife earn a living through practicing small-scale farmi...

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Mugisha's Timeline

  • March 9, 2020
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

    Mugisha was submitted by Joan Kadagaya, Curative Medical Support Program-Partner Representative at African Mission Healthcare.

  • March 9, 2020
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Mugisha's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • March 11, 2020
    TREATMENT OCCURRED

    Mugisha received treatment at Karoli Lwanga Hospital, Nyakibale in Uganda. Medical partners often provide care to patients accepted by Watsi before those patients are fully funded, operating under the guarantee that the cost of care will be paid for by donors.

  • April 27, 2020
    TREATMENT UPDATE

    Mugisha's treatment was successful. Read the update.

  • December 1, 2020
    FULLY FUNDED

    Mugisha's treatment was fully funded.

Funded by 5 donors

Funded by 5 donors

Treatment
Hernia Repair
  • Cost Breakdown
On average, it costs $219 for Mugisha's treatment
Hospital Fees
$93
Medical Staff
$0
Medication
$14
Supplies
$106
Labs
$6

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