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

Muhumuza
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  • $219 raised, $0 to go
$219
raised
$0
to go
Fully funded
Muhumuza's treatment was fully funded on February 1, 2018.

Photo of Muhumuza post-operation

January 8, 2018

Muhumuza underwent hernia repair surgery.

Muhumuza received a successful herniorrhaphy. This has improved his quality of life because he no longer experiences pain and discomfort. Muhumuza is no longer at risk of hernia strangulation.

Muhumuza says, “My life has been saved by Watsi because I could not afford to pay for the treatment. I am very grateful for your services. I hope to continue with cultivation when fully stable.”

Muhumuza received a successful herniorrhaphy. This has improved his quality of life because he no longer experiences pain and discomfort. Mu...

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December 18, 2017

Muhumuza is a small-scale farmer from Uganda. He is married and a father of thirteen children.

For five years, Muhumuza has had a right inguinal hernia. This hernia causes him pain and discomfort. Fortunately, on December 19, 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 Muhumuza’s surgery. Once completed, this procedure will hopefully allow him to live more comfortably and confidently.

Muhumuza says, “I hope to continue with cultivation to cater for my family.”

Muhumuza is a small-scale farmer from Uganda. He is married and a father of thirteen children. For five years, Muhumuza has had a right ...

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Muhumuza's Timeline

  • December 18, 2017
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

    Muhumuza was submitted by Joan Kadagaya, Curative Medical Support Program-Partner Representative at African Mission Healthcare Foundation, our medical partner in Uganda.

  • December 18, 2017
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Muhumuza's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • December 19, 2017
    TREATMENT OCCURRED

    Muhumuza received treatment at Karoli Lwanga Hospital, Nyakibale. 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.

  • January 08, 2018
    TREATMENT UPDATE

    Muhumuza's treatment was successful. Read the update.

  • February 01, 2018
    FULLY FUNDED

    Muhumuza's treatment was fully funded.

Funded by 2 donors

Funded by 2 donors

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

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