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Nalongo from Uganda raised $219 to fund hernia repair surgery.

Nalongo
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  • $219 raised, $0 to go
$219
raised
$0
to go
Fully funded
Nalongo's treatment was fully funded on June 25, 2018.

Photo of Nalongo post-operation

May 3, 2018

Nalongo underwent hernia repair surgery.

Her hernia treatment was successful. She will no longer experience pain and will have improved quality of life. She is no longer at risk of the hernia twisting or blocking.

Nalongo says, “Thanks Watsi for the support rendered to me as I could not afford this operation. May God bless you all. I hope to continue with cultivation when fully recovered and care for my family.”

Her hernia treatment was successful. She will no longer experience pain and will have improved quality of life. She is no longer at risk of ...

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April 17, 2018

Nalongo is a farmer from Uganda. She is 68 years old and married with seven children.

Nalongo has a right inguinal hernia. This has affected her quality of life and her ability to work. Fortunately, on April 18, she will undergo hernia repair surgery at our medical partner’s care center.

Our medical partner, African Mission Healthcare Foundation, is requesting $219 to fund Nalongo’s surgery. Once completed, this procedure will hopefully allow her to live more comfortably.

Nalongo says, “I hope to get better life style after surgery and I continue with cultivation.”

Nalongo is a farmer from Uganda. She is 68 years old and married with seven children. Nalongo has a right inguinal hernia. This has affe...

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Nalongo's Timeline

  • April 17, 2018
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

    Nalongo was submitted by Robert Kariuki, Process Coordinator at African Mission Healthcare, our medical partner in Uganda.

  • April 17, 2018
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Nalongo's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • April 18, 2018
    TREATMENT OCCURRED

    Nalongo 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.

  • May 03, 2018
    TREATMENT UPDATE

    We received an update on Nalongo. Read the update.

  • June 25, 2018
    FULLY FUNDED

    Nalongo's treatment was fully funded.

Funded by 2 donors

Funded by 2 donors

Treatment
Hernia Repair
  • Cost Breakdown
On average, it costs $219 for Nalongo's treatment
Hospital Fees
$93
Medical Staff
$0
Medication
$14
Supplies
$106
Labs
$6

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