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Yared from Ethiopia raised $562 to fund hernia surgery.

Yared
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  • $562 raised, $0 to go
$562
raised
$0
to go
Fully funded
Yared's treatment was fully funded on December 1, 2019.
December 1, 2019

Yared did not undergo hernia surgery.

Yared’s surgery did not take place as planned because he was found to have pneumonia. He was put under medication and once he was better, the doctors opted to first treat the hydrocephalus he suffered before the hernia since that was more life-threatening. Sadly, on the 18th of November, Yared suffered cardiac arrest and passed away.

Yared's surgery did not take place as planned because he was found to have pneumonia. He was put under medication and once he was better, th...

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September 23, 2019

Yared is a child from Ethiopia. Heis a cute baby who loves to play with other kids. He has one sister and one brother who love to play with him. His mom is a single parent. She takes care of her kids alone but has not been working after she gave birth to Yared. She had a small restaurant that she operated to meet the family’s needs. Now she is supporting her family on the little savings she had from that business while their father helps by educating the kids

For some time now, Yared has had an inguinal hernia. If not treated, the hernia may result in intestinal tissue damage or death. Fortunately, on September 25th, he will undergo hernia repair surgery at our medical partner’s care center.

Our medical partner, African Mission Healthcare Foundation, is requesting $562 to fund Yared’s surgery. Once completed, this procedure will hopefully allow him to live more comfortably and confidently.

Yared’s mom said, “I am so afraid of the operation but I trust this in God’s hand. What God plans for us is going to happen. I brought him here when people kept telling me to take him to monasteries for a holy water baptism.”

Yared is a child from Ethiopia. Heis a cute baby who loves to play with other kids. He has one sister and one brother who love to play with ...

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Yared's Timeline

  • September 23, 2019
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

    Yared was submitted by Joan Kadagaya, Curative Medical Support Program-Partner Representative at African Mission Healthcare.

  • September 25, 2019
    TREATMENT SCHEDULED

    Yared was scheduled to receive treatment at BethanyKids Myungsung Christian Medical Centre (BKMCM) in Ethiopia. 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 27, 2019
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Yared's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • December 1, 2019
    FUNDING ENDED

    Yared is no longer raising funds.

  • December 1, 2019
    TREATMENT UPDATE

    Yared's treatment did not happen. Read the update.

Funded by 4 donors

Funded by 4 donors

Treatment
Hernia Repair - Bilateral
  • Cost Breakdown
On average, it costs $562 for Yared's treatment
Hospital Fees
$258
Medical Staff
$185
Medication
$18
Supplies
$91
Labs
$10

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