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Mohammed is a boy from Ethiopia who needs $1,500 to fund corrective surgery.

Mohammed
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February 8, 2018

Mohammed is a two-year-old baby from Ethiopia. He loves to play and laugh with people. His father is a traditional farmer, and his mother is a stay-at-home mom. They have eight children.

Mohammed was born with an anorectal malformation, a congenital abnormality that leads to a complete or partial intestinal blockage. He needs to undergo a series of procedures to eliminate bowel dysfunction.

Mohammed is scheduled to undergo surgery to correct his condition on February 9. Our medical partner, African Mission Healthcare Foundation, is requesting $1,500 to cover the total cost of Mohammed’s procedure and care.

After his recovery, Mohammed will no longer experience bowel dysfunction or be at risk of developing health complications in the future.

Mohammed’s mother says, “My husband is a poor farmer with low income and I’m a house wife and I take care of my kids in the house. Our income is very low even to support our kids. It is our hope to get the surgery and to see our child in a healthy and good position by your support.”

Mohammed is a two-year-old baby from Ethiopia. He loves to play and laugh with people. His father is a traditional farmer, and his mother is...

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Mohammed's Timeline

  • February 8, 2018
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

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

  • February 08, 2018
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Mohammed's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • February 09, 2018
    TREATMENT SCHEDULED

    Mohammed was scheduled to receive treatment at BethanyKids Myungsung Christian Medical Centre (BKMCM). 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.

  • TODAY
    AWAITING FUNDING

    Mohammed is currently raising funds for his treatment.

  • TBD
    AWAITING UPDATE

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

Funded by 23 donors

Funded by 23 donors

Treatment
Anorectal Malformation
  • Cost Breakdown
On average, it costs $1,563 for Mohammed's treatment
Subsidies fund $63 and Watsi raises the remaining $1,500
Hospital Fees
$1,427
Medical Staff
$0
Medication
$42
Supplies
$0
Labs
$94

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