Success! Abigaelle from Haiti raised $957 to fund hydrocephalus treatment so she can grow to be a strong, healthy young girl.

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Abigaelle's treatment was fully funded on December 19, 2022.
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July 12, 2022

Photo of Abigaelle post-operation

December 27, 2022

Abigaelle underwent hydrocephalus treatment so she can grow to be a strong, healthy young girl.

Beautiful Abigaelle underwent surgery and now will be able to grow up and develop without continued problems from hydrocephalus. This treatm...

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Abigaelle's Timeline

  • July 12, 2022

    Abigaelle was submitted by Jennifer Rogers, Chief Nursing Officer at Project Medishare.

  • July 13, 2022

    Abigaelle's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • July 14, 2022

    Abigaelle received treatment at Hospital Bernard Mevs in Haiti. 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.

  • December 19, 2022

    Abigaelle's treatment was fully funded.

  • December 27, 2022

    Abigaelle's treatment was successful. Read the update.

Funded by 22 donors

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Peter, a 27-year-old, earns a living as a sales representative specializing in selling computer accessories. His income primarily stems from commissions earned through this endeavor. However, his earnings have been insufficient to cover the costs of his required surgery. Currently residing with his parents, both engaged in casual labor – his father on construction sites and his mother in various manual occupations – Peter finds himself in a challenging financial situation. As the eldest among three siblings, he carries the responsibility of being the firstborn. Unfortunately, he has no medical insurance to alleviate the impending medical expenses. On August 5th, Peter was involved in an accident that caused a fracture on his left leg and left him immobile. He has a broken tibia bone that can only be treated through surgery. He has been scheduled for a fracture surgery, where the orthopedic doctors plan to insert a nail to help the bone heal without a deformity. Yet, he cannot raise the required amount for the procedure. Currently, he can get by with the help of crutches and occasional support from relatives. Thankfully, the skilled surgeons at our medical partner's facilities, African Mission Healthcare, are ready to assist. Scheduled for August 9th, Peter is set to undergo a fracture repair intervention known as open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF). This surgical process aims to restore his ability to walk comfortably and reduce the pain stemming from the fracture. He is currently reaching out for your assistance in raising the required $1,500 to cover the expenses associated with this intervention. Peter says, “A few days ago, I was well. Suddenly, I am unable to work because of the injury. I hope to go back to work once I get the surgery.”

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