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ENT Screening at Chheu Khmao Health Centre

On Wednesday 19th September, another ear screening was conducted at Chheu Khmao health centre, Koh Thom district, Kendal Province. 69 Ear patients were identified and received treatment for ear diseases, and 5 patients referred for surgery due to severe Chronicle Otitis Media.

The team crossed the Bassac River with a small ferry boat which is not possible for our van. Medical materials were taken to the health centre by bicycle and carried by the team for a distant of 2km. For this health centre, 90% of the patient suffered not only for ENT diseases, but also from goitre.

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