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Truphena is a woman from Kenya who needs $220 to fund cataract surgery.

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April 9, 2018

Truphena is a woman from Kenya. She is a mother of four.

Five years ago, Truphena developed a cataract in her right eye, causing her blurry vision. A cataract occurs when the lens of the eye becomes opaque, blurring vision. She has difficulty seeing and taking care of herself.

Fortunately, Truphena is scheduled to undergo cataract surgery at our medical partner’s care center. Surgeons will remove and replace the blurred lens. After recovery, she will be able to see clearly. Now, she needs help to fund this $220 procedure.

Truphena says, “My wish is to be treated and lead a normal life with my vision restored.”

Truphena is a woman from Kenya. She is a mother of four. Five years ago, Truphena developed a cataract in her right eye, causing her blu...

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Truphena's Timeline

  • April 9, 2018
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

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

  • April 09, 2018
    TREATMENT SCHEDULED

    Truphena was scheduled to receive treatment at AIC Kijabe Hospital. 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 10, 2018
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Truphena's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • TODAY
    AWAITING FUNDING

    Truphena is currently raising funds for her treatment.

  • TBD
    AWAITING UPDATE

    Awaiting Truphena's treatment update from African Mission Healthcare Foundation.

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Treatment
Cataract Removal (Single Eye)
  • Cost Breakdown
On average, it costs $220 for Truphena's treatment
Hospital Fees
$172
Medical Staff
$0
Medication
$11
Supplies
$0
Labs
$37

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