Long-term Foundation partner Panzi Hospital reported that 114 women received fistula repair surgery thanks to Fistula Foundation funding in 2013. Funds were also used to provide surgical training, and the hospital reports that five new doctors have conducted simple fistula reparations at the facility. Funds were also used to provide counseling and social reintegration to women who received treatment.
This article originally appeared in Fistula Foundation’s Spring 2014 newsletter. Click here to view a PDF of the entire newsletter.