Success! Chhanna from Cambodia raised $696 to fund brachial plexus repair surgery so he can use his arm again.

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Chhanna's treatment was fully funded on December 25, 2021.
  • Chhanna's story
  • Chhanna's update
October 18, 2021

Photo of Chhanna post-operation

December 31, 2021

Chhanna underwent brachial plexus repair surgery so he can use his arm again.

Chhanna had a smooth operation at our medical partner, Children's Surgical Centre (CSC), and has returned home to rest. His broken clavicle ...

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Chhanna's Timeline

  • October 18, 2021

    Chhanna was submitted by Sieng Heng at Children's Surgical Centre.

  • October 18, 2021

    Chhanna received treatment at Kien Khleang National Rehabilitation Centre in Cambodia. 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.

  • October 19, 2021

    Chhanna's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • December 25, 2021

    Chhanna's treatment was fully funded.

  • December 31, 2021

    Chhanna's treatment was successful. Read the update.

Funded by 13 donors

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Victoria is a three-year-old girl from Kenya. Victoria is a cheerful, playful girl, who has been raised by her aunties. When she reached walking age, she could not walk. This prompted her family to seek medical attention at a public hospital near their hometown. They were referred to the Provincial General Hospital in Nakuru County, Kenya. Several tests were done, but financial constraints prevented them from returning for the test results. Victoria's medical treatment was further delayed when a relative who was actively supporting and raising her became ill, and all available finances were directed toward their treatment. Recently, Victoria's guardian, who was visiting her grandmother, was advised to seek medical care at BethanyKids. Victoria has been diagnosed with hydrocephalus, a condition in which excess cerebrospinal fluid accumulates in the brain and increases intracranial pressure. As a result of her condition, Victoria has been experiencing a visibly enlarged head size. Without treatment, Victoria will experience severe physical and developmental delays. Our medical partner, African Mission Healthcare Foundation, is requesting $720 to cover the cost of surgery for Victoria that will treat her hydrocephalus. The procedure is scheduled to take place on March 8th and will drain the excess fluid from Victoria's brain. This will reduce intracranial pressure and greatly improve her quality of life. With proper treatment, Victoria will hopefully develop into a strong, healthy young girl. Victoria’s aunty says, “This kid is active but unable to support herself because of the condition. She needs this treatment to be able to lead a normal life.”

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