Success! Sul from Cambodia raised $405 to walk without pain.

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Fully funded
Sul's treatment was fully funded on May 7, 2016.
  • Sul's story
  • Sul's update
April 28, 2016

Photo of Sul post-operation

July 12, 2016

Sul received successful fracture treatment.

Sul’s open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) surgery went very well. During the procedure, Sul’s open fracture was debrided and his fem...

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Sul's Timeline

  • April 28, 2016

    Sul was submitted by Hannah Callas, Stakeholder Relations Officer at Children's Surgical Centre.

  • April 29, 2016

    Sul received treatment at Kien Khleang National Rehabilitation Centre in Cambodia. 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.

  • May 6, 2016

    Sul's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • May 7, 2016

    Sul's treatment was fully funded.

  • July 12, 2016

    Sul's treatment was successful. Read the update.

Funded by 2 donors

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Meet Charles, a 56-year-old father of five children from Uganda. Despite being orphaned at a young age, he has proven himself to be a smart and respected businessman. Due to his circumstances, Charles was only able to complete primary school. His tearoom business has been the main source of income for his family, enabling him to support his children's education and sustain their livelihood. However, recently, the tearoom business has been facing challenges, resulting in reduced profits. To cope with the family expenses, Charles and his wife have taken up farming alongside the tearoom business. In his free time, he enjoys listening to the radio to stay informed about current affairs. Since 2022, Charles has been dealing with a medical issue called a hydrocele, which causes swelling around his groin. This condition has been causing him pain while performing daily activities, discomfort while walking, and a persistent feeling of fullness in the scrotal area when he stands for long periods. After consulting with a doctor, he was diagnosed with a non-communicating hydrocele. The doctor advised him to undergo hydrocelectomy to prevent potential complications, such as infections that could be life-threatening. Fortunately, our medical partner, African Mission Healthcare (AMH), can help. Charles is scheduled to undergo hydrocele repair surgery on August 2nd at AMH's care center. AMH is now requesting $139 to help fund Charles's surgery. Once the procedure is completed, it is hoped that he will experience improved comfort and confidence in his daily life. Charles says, "Surgery is the only hope I'm left with to restore my health. Without your support, I have no other way to pay for my surgery and hence I appeal for your support.”

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