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Success! Alicwamu from Uganda raised $185 to fund hydrocele surgery.

Alicwamu
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  • $185 raised, $0 to go
$185
raised
$0
to go
Fully funded
Alicwamu's treatment was fully funded on September 28, 2018.

Photo of Alicwamu post-operation

August 15, 2018

Alicwamu underwent hydrocele surgery.

Alicwamu’s hydrocele repair was a success. He is no longer at risk of discomfort and pain.

Alicwamu’s grandmother says, “Alicwamu is now much better. He is able to get out of bed, play and feed. After his recovery I will be happy and my grandson will have peace of mind and grow with good health. I am grateful to Watsi and all people of God who contributed towards my grandson’s surgery. May the good Lord reward you.”

Alicwamu’s hydrocele repair was a success. He is no longer at risk of discomfort and pain. Alicwamu’s grandmother says, "Alicwamu is now...

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August 6, 2018

Alicwamu is a child from Uganda. He is the second of three children. His parents are farmers.

For one year, Alicwamu has had a hydrocele, which is a swelling in a sensitive area. This causes hydrocele causes him pain. Fortunately, on August 8, he will undergo hydrocele repair surgery at our medical partner’s care center.

Our medical partner, African Mission Healthcare Foundation, is requesting $185 to fund Alicwamu’s surgery. Once completed, this procedure will hopefully allow him to live more comfortably.

“After surgery my grandson will have peace of mind and grow with good health,” his grandmother says.

Alicwamu is a child from Uganda. He is the second of three children. His parents are farmers. For one year, Alicwamu has had a hydrocele...

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Alicwamu's Timeline

  • August 6, 2018
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

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

  • August 6, 2018
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Alicwamu's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • August 8, 2018
    TREATMENT OCCURRED

    Alicwamu received treatment at Holy Family Virika Hospital in Uganda. 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.

  • August 15, 2018
    TREATMENT UPDATE

    Alicwamu's treatment was successful. Read the update.

  • September 28, 2018
    FULLY FUNDED

    Alicwamu's treatment was fully funded.

Funded by 4 donors

Funded by 4 donors

Treatment
Hydrocele Repair
  • Cost Breakdown
On average, it costs $185 for Alicwamu's treatment
Hospital Fees
$139
Medical Staff
$0
Medication
$30
Supplies
$0
Labs
$16

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