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Success! Abaho from Uganda raised $241 to fund hernia surgery.

Abaho
100%
  • $241 raised, $0 to go
$241
raised
$0
to go
Fully funded
Abaho's treatment was fully funded on September 16, 2020.

Photo of Abaho post-operation

July 2, 2020

Abaho underwent hernia surgery.

Abaho underwent a successful hernorrhaphy treatment for his supraumbilical hernia. The mother reports a big improvement after her son’s surgery. Abaho can now play with others and is feeling happier. He will have a better quality of life after fully recovering.

Abaho’s mother shared, “I did not know if my son would be relieved of this burden but I thank God who has sent me a way to have the health of my son restored. May you continue to help others. I hope that my son will be able to continue playing football and return to school.”

Abaho underwent a successful hernorrhaphy treatment for his supraumbilical hernia. The mother reports a big improvement after her son’s surg...

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May 11, 2020

Abaho is a 9-year-old student from Uganda. He is the middle child in a family of three children. He and his elder brother are in primary school while his younger sister is still too young for school and is still breastfeeding. Abaho’s father is a mechanic while his mother was a tailor. The family lives in a single-roomed rental house.

Since two years ago, Abaho has had an umbilical hernia. This causes him abdominal discomfort and pain. Fortunately, on May 12th, he will undergo hernia repair surgery at our medical partner’s care center.

Our medical partner, African Mission Healthcare Foundation, is requesting $241 to fund Abaho’s surgery. Once completed, this procedure will hopefully allow him to live more comfortably and confidently.

Abaho’s mother says: “I hope that my child will be healed once he undergoes his surgery for a good health and continue with his education to have a brighter future.”

Abaho is a 9-year-old student from Uganda. He is the middle child in a family of three children. He and his elder brother are in primary sch...

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Abaho's Timeline

  • May 11, 2020
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

    Abaho was submitted by Joan Kadagaya, Curative Medical Support Program-Partner Representative at African Mission Healthcare.

  • May 12, 2020
    TREATMENT OCCURRED

    Abaho received treatment at Karoli Lwanga Hospital, Nyakibale in Uganda. 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.

  • May 12, 2020
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Abaho's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • July 2, 2020
    TREATMENT UPDATE

    Abaho's treatment was successful. Read the update.

  • September 16, 2020
    FULLY FUNDED

    Abaho's treatment was fully funded.

Funded by 6 donors

Funded by 6 donors

Treatment
Hernia Repair
  • Cost Breakdown
On average, it costs $241 for Abaho's treatment
Hospital Fees
$113
Medical Staff
$0
Medication
$14
Supplies
$108
Labs
$6

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