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Success! Margaret from Kenya raised $968 to fund fracture repair surgery.

Margaret
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  • $968 raised, $0 to go
$968
raised
$0
to go
Fully funded
Margaret's treatment was fully funded on August 6, 2018.

Photo of Margaret post-operation

July 5, 2018

Margaret underwent fracture repair surgery.

Margaret underwent a successful surgery. She is now recovering and walking with a walker.

Margaret says, “Thank you Watsi for supporting my treatment, I am doing well.”

Margaret underwent a successful surgery. She is now recovering and walking with a walker. Margaret says, “Thank you Watsi for supporting...

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June 21, 2018

Margaret is a farmer from Kenya. She is a mother of seven. She lives with her son.

In June, Margaret was hit by a speeding motorcycle while she was crossing the road. The rider of the motorcycle left her unconscious and fled the scene. Margaret was brought to the hospital by witnesses of the accident. She was diagnosed with a femur fracture. Currently, Margaret is not able to walk due to her broken femur.

Fortunately, surgeons at our medical partner can help. On June 22, Margaret will undergo a fracture repair procedure, called an open reduction and internal fixation. This procedure will help her walk again. Now, our medical partner, African Mission Healthcare Foundation, is requesting $968 to fund this procedure.

“I hope that I will get well soon. I am missing my home,” says Margaret.

Margaret is a farmer from Kenya. She is a mother of seven. She lives with her son. In June, Margaret was hit by a speeding motorcycle whi...

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Margaret's Timeline

  • June 21, 2018
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

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

  • June 22, 2018
    TREATMENT OCCURRED

    Margaret received treatment at AIC Kapsowar 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.

  • June 25, 2018
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Margaret's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • July 05, 2018
    TREATMENT UPDATE

    Margaret's treatment was successful. Read the update.

  • August 06, 2018
    FULLY FUNDED

    Margaret's treatment was fully funded.

Funded by 25 donors

Funded by 25 donors

Treatment
ORIF Non Hip (Complex)
  • Cost Breakdown
On average, it costs $968 for Margaret's treatment
Hospital Fees
$248
Medical Staff
$359
Medication
$52
Supplies
$283
Labs
$13
Radiology
$13

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