Date of Birth: 6th May 2005
Date of Contact: June 2010
Location: Northern Cameroon
Condition: Oesophageal stricture (severe narrowing of the oesophagus after swallowing acid – aboubakar was unable to eat and he became dangerously underweight).
Operation: Aboubakar was transferred to Grey’s hospital Pietermarizburg South Africa for gastric pull-up surgery.
Current Needs: He has fully recovered from surgery, has regained all the weight he lost and is now a very happy, healthy child.