Monday, 13 June 2016

Baby born with heart beating outside chest gets sponsored by Yobe Government

"Remember the video of baby with Ectopia Cordis, the condition where  her heart was beating outside her chest?

Thankfully, help has come for her from the Yobe State Government who wrote in a statement from the office of the Secretary to the State Governor.

The statement made available to HealthJourno reads:

Baby Born with Heart Outside Chest Wall

"H.E Gov. Ibrahim Gaidam has foot the N2.5 million bill urgently needed to undertake surgical operation on baby Aisha Mustapha, born nine days ago at Goni Gori village with her heart outside her chest wall. The surgery will be done at the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital (UMTH).

The money will be delivered at UMTH today insha Allah. Details later.

May Allah (SWT) heal her and grant her quick recovery and all other persons who are ill whether they are home or in hospital."