Hector Ofori JNR was born on the 8th march 2017 at the Eastern Regional Hospital, Koforidua through caesarian section. The condition was not diagnosed at birth so was brought home. It started showing when he started crawling at six months.
He tends to have fainting attacks and regularly turns blue. He is usually anaemic.
He fainted one day and was rusned to the st. Joseph hospital, koforidua for medical attention.
He was diagnosed as a case of tetralogy of fallot with MBTS and reffered to the korlebu teaching hospital for further management.
He was admitted for six weeks and discharged , then went for review every 2 weeks on OPD basis.
He was scheduled for his first surgery in march, 2019 and it was successful.
He is scheduled for his final surgery on the 5th, march 2020 and the total cost is $9000. First surgery was for his first stage palliative modified blqlock-Tausing shunt and he is due for full repair of the defect.
He is counting on our donation to go and have it successfully done. His parents have spent most of their live earnings and are now looking for support from the general public.
Donate and save little Juniors life and God will bless you.
To donate kindly send to MTN MOMO Women and Children Health Advocacy group. 0241575640
Merchant ID 608433
You can also pay directly in his name to the Cardio Centre in Korlebu.
What is Tetralogy of fallot ?
A heart defect that features four problems.
- They are: a hole between the lower chambers of the heart
- An obstruction from the heart to the lungs
- The aorta (blood vessel) lies over the hole in the lower chambers
- The muscle surrounding the lower right chamber becomes overly thickened
It can be repaired by surgery. Your help can make a difference. Kindly donate now.