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

Byarugaba
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  • $219 raised, $0 to go
$219
raised
$0
to go
Fully funded
Byarugaba's treatment was fully funded on February 3, 2020.

Photo of Byarugaba post-operation

November 10, 2019

Byarugaba underwent hernia surgery.

Byarugaba underwent a successful herniorrhaphy treatment due to right inguinal hernia. He now feels much better with simple aches around the incision site but hoping to get better sooner.

Byarugaba says, “Thanks very much for helping the unable, you have really done great work and may the Lord bless you and hoping to get better and continue with cultivation.”

Byarugaba underwent a successful herniorrhaphy treatment due to right inguinal hernia. He now feels much better with simple aches around the...

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September 16, 2019

Byarugaba is a small scale farmer from Uganda. He is a father to four children; all married and are causal labors. He and his wife and both practice small scale farming.

Three years ago, Byarugaba has had an inguinal hernia. This hernia causes him pain and discomfort and if not treated, it may result in intestinal tissue damage Fortunately, on September 17th, 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 Byarugaba’s surgery. Once completed, this procedure will hopefully allow him to live more comfortably and confidently.

Byarugaba says “I can’t dream of the day I am relieved of this condition so as to continue with cultivation.”

Byarugaba is a small scale farmer from Uganda. He is a father to four children; all married and are causal labors. He and his wife and both ...

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Byarugaba's Timeline

  • September 16, 2019
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

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

  • September 17, 2019
    TREATMENT OCCURRED

    Byarugaba 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.

  • September 22, 2019
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Byarugaba's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • November 10, 2019
    TREATMENT UPDATE

    Byarugaba's treatment was successful. Read the update.

  • February 03, 2020
    FULLY FUNDED

    Byarugaba's treatment was fully funded.

Funded by 3 donors

Funded by 3 donors

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

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