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Success! U Maung from Burma raised $1,373 to fund prostate surgery.

U Maung
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  • $1,373 raised, $0 to go
$1,373
raised
$0
to go
Fully funded
U Maung's treatment was fully funded on December 25, 2018.

Photo of U Maung post-operation

November 28, 2018

U Maung underwent prostate surgery.

He no longer has any symptoms and feels more comfortable than before.

U Maung said, “I would like to say thank you to the donors and wish them all a healthy and wealthy life so that they may be able to keep helping people. I am forever grateful for what you have done for me and others who are in need of surgical treatment.”

He no longer has any symptoms and feels more comfortable than before. U Maung said, “I would like to say thank you to the donors and wish...

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October 30, 2018

U Maung is a 69-year-old man who now lives in Kawkareik Township, Karen State, Burma. He has been living on his own for nearly two years. He has a small vegetable garden and raises chickens. His children are all married, and they live in different places.

U Maung has been diagnosed with benign prostatic hyperplasia, a noncancerous increase in size of the prostate. He has been taking regular medication. On his last visit to the hospital, the doctor told him that he requires surgery to prevent possible complications in the future.

His prostate surgery is scheduled for October 31. Now, U Maung needs help raising $1,373 to fund surgery.

U Maung is a 69-year-old man who now lives in Kawkareik Township, Karen State, Burma. He has been living on his own for nearly two years. He...

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U Maung's Timeline

  • October 30, 2018
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

    U Maung was submitted by Bue Wah Say, Project Officer at Burma Children Medical Fund, our medical partner in Burma.

  • October 31, 2018
    TREATMENT OCCURRED

    U Maung received treatment at Mae Sot General 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.

  • November 05, 2018
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    U Maung's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • November 28, 2018
    TREATMENT UPDATE

    U Maung's treatment was successful. Read the update.

  • December 25, 2018
    FULLY FUNDED

    U Maung's treatment was fully funded.

Funded by 15 donors

Funded by 15 donors

Treatment
Prostatectomy
  • Cost Breakdown
On average, it costs $1,373 for U Maung's treatment
Hospital Fees
$563
Medical Staff
$537
Medication
$4
Supplies
$79
Labs
$22
Radiology
$154
Other
$14

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