Muskaan needs a PDA surgery
|Referring Doctor:||Dr.arima nigam|
|Target Funds Needed:||$339.84 / INR 0|
|Date of Treatment:||2018-08-06|
|Date of Completion:||2018-08-27|
Muskan is 10 years old girl diagnosed with a heart condition called PDA.she is admitted, GB Pant may undergo to her surgery soon. Muskan father is labor and earns only up to 7000/- ($100.80) a month the total cost of the surgery is 33600/- but her family is only able to arrange 10000/- ($144.00) and for the rest, they need help total funds required is 26500/- ($381.60) please keep Muskaan in your prayer.
Muskaan’s heart condition brief:-
PDA is a heart problem that is frequently noted in the first few weeks or months after birth. It is characterized by the persistence of a normal fetal connection between the aorta and the pulmonary artery which allows oxygen-rich (red) blood that should go to the body to recirculate through the lungs.
All babies are born with this connection between the aorta and the pulmonary artery. While your baby was developing in the uterus, it was not necessary for blood to circulate through the lungs because oxygen was provided through the placenta. During pregnancy, a connection was necessary to allow oxygen-rich (red) blood to bypass your baby’s lungs and proceed into the body. This normal connection that all babies have is called a ductus arteriosus.
At birth, the placenta is removed when the umbilical cord is cut. Your baby’s lungs must now provide oxygen to his or her body. As your baby takes the first breath, the blood vessels in the lungs open up, and blood begins to flow through them to pick up oxygen. At this point, the ductus arteriosus is not needed to bypass the lungs. Under normal circumstances, within the first few days after birth, the of ductus arteriosus closes and blood no longer passes through it.
the total cost of the surgery:-33600/- ($489.84)
total family member:-3
the family paid:- 10000 ($144.00)
Funds Required:- 23600 ($339.84)