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Lwin from Burma raised $1,500 to get healthy.

Lwin
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  • $1,500 raised, $0 to go
$1,500
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$0
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Fully funded
Lwin's treatment was fully funded on August 10, 2013.

Photo of Lwin post-operation

Lwin received surgery to treat his kidney disease.

100% of your donation will be used to cover the cost of Lwin’s medical care. You will receive an update after Lwin receives treatment. This may take several weeks or even months, so please be patient.

Thank you for spreading the health on Watsi!

Before the surgery, Lwin could not control his bladder and, plagued by embarrassment, stopped attending school. Since the operation, Lwin ca...

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Lwin is a 25-year-old man who lives and cares for his aging parents, also pitching in to support his nephew and cousin. An agricultural day-laborer, Lwin’s work has become increasingly difficult as he’s developed a condition that results in painful urination.

Doctors have identified the cause of Lwin’s pain as stemming from chronic kidney disease, for which he has demonstrated symptoms for over 15 years.

A $1,500 surgery can address Lwin’s kidney disease, and help him return home to his village and family. With our support, Lwin can work free from the pain that has affected him for years, and pursue his dreams of marrying his girlfriend and building a Buddhist temple!

Lwin is a 25-year-old man who lives and cares for his aging parents, also pitching in to support his nephew and cousin. An agricultural day-...

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Lwin's Timeline

  • August 08, 2013
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Lwin's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • August 10, 2013
    FULLY FUNDED

    Lwin's treatment was fully funded.

  • TODAY
    AWAITING UPDATE

    Awaiting Lwin's treatment update from Burma Children Medical Fund.

Funded by 30 donors

Funded by 30 donors

Meet another patient you can support

100% of your donation funds life-changing surgery.

Meet another patient you can support

100% of your donation funds life-changing surgery.