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Success! Magdalena from Tanzania raised $633 to fund tonsil surgery.

Magdalena
100%
  • $633 raised, $0 to go
$633
raised
$0
to go
Fully funded
Magdalena's treatment was fully funded on December 16, 2018.
October 29, 2018

Magdalena is a young student from Tanzania. She is the youngest child in a family of four children.

For eight years, Magdalena has been experiencing sleep apnea and regular fevers. Frequent illness has caused her to miss school. Magdalena was recently diagnosed with enlarged tonsils, which, if not treated, will cause her symptoms to persist and possibly intensify over time.

Our medical partner, African Mission Healthcare Foundation, is requesting $633 to fund a tonsillectomy for Magdalena, which is scheduled to take place on November 2. Surgeons will remove her tonsils, hopefully relieving Magdalena of her symptoms and helping her live more comfortably.

Magdalena’s mother says, “Please help my daughter get this treatment so she is able to continue with her schooling.”

Magdalena is a young student from Tanzania. She is the youngest child in a family of four children. For eight years, Magdalena has been e...

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Magdalena's Timeline

  • October 29, 2018
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

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

  • November 02, 2018
    TREATMENT SCHEDULED

    Magdalena was scheduled to receive treatment at Arusha Lutheran Medical Centre (ALMC). 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 04, 2018
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Magdalena's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • December 16, 2018
    FULLY FUNDED

    Magdalena's treatment was fully funded.

  • TODAY
    AWAITING UPDATE

    Awaiting Magdalena's treatment update from African Mission Healthcare Foundation.

Funded by 7 donors

Funded by 7 donors

Treatment
Tonsilectomy
  • Cost Breakdown
On average, it costs $633 for Magdalena's treatment
Hospital Fees
$586
Medical Staff
$15
Medication
$28
Supplies
$0
Labs
$4

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