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Success! Bal from Nepal raised $380 to fund surgery.

Bal
100%
  • $380 raised, $0 to go
$380
raised
$0
to go
Fully funded
Bal's treatment was fully funded on August 31, 2017.

Photo of Bal post-operation

April 14, 2017

Bal underwent surgery.

Bal underwent successful hydrocele repair surgery. He will be fully recovered soon and is looking forward to working in the field.

Bal says, “I am so happy that my treatment is successful and am back home.”

Bal underwent successful hydrocele repair surgery. He will be fully recovered soon and is looking forward to working in the field. Bal sa...

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March 22, 2017

Bal is a 35-year-old man from Nepal. He lives with his wife and three children. He works as a farmer to support his family, while his wife takes care of the household.

Bal has lived with a hydrocele, a condition causing swelling in a sensitive area, for two years now. The swelling has recently increased in size, and it now causes him pain and difficulty walking and working.

On March 23, surgeons will perform a hydrocele repair surgery to alleviate the swelling and discomfort. Our medical partner, Possible, is requesting $380 to fund this procedure.

Bal is a 35-year-old man from Nepal. He lives with his wife and three children. He works as a farmer to support his family, while his wife t...

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Bal's Timeline

  • March 22, 2017
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

    Bal was submitted by Dharma Raj Kadayat, Crowdfunding Associate at Possible.

  • March 23, 2017
    TREATMENT OCCURRED

    Bal received treatment at Bayalpata Hospital in Nepal. 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.

  • March 24, 2017
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Bal's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • April 14, 2017
    TREATMENT UPDATE

    Bal's treatment was successful. Read the update.

  • August 31, 2017
    FULLY FUNDED

    Bal's treatment was fully funded.

Funded by 11 donors

Funded by 11 donors

Treatment
Hydrocele Repair
  • Cost Breakdown
On average, it costs $385 for Bal's treatment
Subsidies fund $5 and Watsi raises the remaining $380
Hospital Fees
$129
Medical Staff
$24
Medication
$83
Supplies
$2
Travel
$14
Labs
$64
Radiology
$4
Other
$65

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