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Success! Katungye from Uganda raised $219 to fund hernia surgery.

Katungye
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  • $219 raised, $0 to go
$219
raised
$0
to go
Fully funded
Katungye's treatment was fully funded on April 18, 2019.

Photo of Katungye post-operation

April 6, 2019

Katungye underwent hernia surgery.

Katungye received a successful herniorrhaphy treatment, and he can now walk comfortably.

He says, “I will continue with my business of selling clothes.”

Katungye received a successful herniorrhaphy treatment, and he can now walk comfortably. He says, "I will continue with my business of s...

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March 4, 2019

Katungye is a laboratory assistant from Uganda. For one year, Katungye has had a right inguinal hernia. This hernia causes him discomfort and pain. Fortunately, on March 5, he will undergo hernia repair surgery at our medical partner’s care center.

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

Katungye says, “I am hopeful for restoration of my hope after the surgery and I continue with my business until I get a job.”

Katungye is a laboratory assistant from Uganda. For one year, Katungye has had a right inguinal hernia. This hernia causes him discomfort an...

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Katungye's Timeline

  • March 4, 2019
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

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

  • March 05, 2019
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Katungye's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • March 12, 2019
    TREATMENT OCCURRED

    Katungye 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.

  • April 06, 2019
    TREATMENT UPDATE

    Katungye's treatment was successful. Read the update.

  • April 18, 2019
    FULLY FUNDED

    Katungye's treatment was fully funded.

Funded by 4 donors

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Funded by 4 donors

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

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