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Success! Tusingire from Uganda raised $220 to fund uterine prolapse repair surgery.

Tusingire
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  • $220 raised, $0 to go
$220
raised
$0
to go
Fully funded
Tusingire's treatment was fully funded on November 18, 2020.

Photo of Tusingire post-operation

February 8, 2021

Tusingire underwent uterine prolapse repair surgery.

Tusingire had a successful anterior colporrhaphy and pereniorrhaphy treatment due to anterior cystocele and a poorly healed third-degree tear. Her quality of life has improved significantly and she no longer feels discomfort as she did before. She regained hope with the help of Watsi donors and will be able to continue farming.

Tusingire shared, “I thank you my donors for thinking about my problems and coming to my rescue. I will be able to continue with farming so that I can earn a living.”

Tusingire had a successful anterior colporrhaphy and pereniorrhaphy treatment due to anterior cystocele and a poorly healed third-degree tea...

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August 31, 2020

Tusingire is a farmer from Uganda. She is a married mother to six children, three daughters and three sons who are all married and also small-scale farmers. She studied up to primary three and never proceed due to lack of school fees. Tusingire currently earns a living from her banana and coffee plantation which she operates with her husband, they at times cultivate small gardens of beans and maize for home consumption and sell off the surplus to generate an income.

Tusingire has experienced a uncomfortable symptoms in a sensitive area. She has been diagnosed with cystocele and poorly healed third-degree perennial tear, her doctors recommend a uterine prolapse repair surgery.

Fortunately, surgeons at our medical partner can help. On September 3rd, Tusingire will undergo surgery. She will no longer be in discomfort and will have a better quality of life. Now, our medical partner, African Mission Healthcare Foundation, is requesting $220 to fund this treatment.

Tusingire says, “ I hope to get a new life and continue with farming after treatment.”

Tusingire is a farmer from Uganda. She is a married mother to six children, three daughters and three sons who are all married and also smal...

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Tusingire's Timeline

  • August 31, 2020
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

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

  • August 31, 2020
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Tusingire's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • September 03, 2020
    TREATMENT OCCURRED

    Tusingire 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.

  • November 18, 2020
    FULLY FUNDED

    Tusingire's treatment was fully funded.

  • February 08, 2021
    TREATMENT UPDATE

    Tusingire's treatment was successful. Read the update.

Funded by 2 donors

Funded by 2 donors

Treatment
Uterine Prolapse Repair
  • Cost Breakdown
On average, it costs $220 for Tusingire's treatment
Hospital Fees
$64
Medical Staff
$0
Medication
$41
Supplies
$99
Labs
$5
Other
$11

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100% of your donation funds life-changing surgery.