SAUDI MEDICAL DELEGATION PERFORMS 27 SURGERIES IN YEMEN

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia- A medical team, dispatched and funded by the King Salman Centre for Humanitarian Aid and Relief (KSRelief), performed 27 surgical operations and examined 50 other cases, at Marib hospitals in Yemen.

The medical team conducted 13 surgical operations, on the first day of their mission, including tissue damage of the leg with ankle joint exposure, disfigurement of the nose, scar and skin contraction in the corner of the mouth, loss of part of the ear, three nasal cartilage operations and fevers, two operations for elbow fractures, and gunshot wounds in the face and spine.

All these operations were performed at Marib Hospital, in addition to a hand nerve injury, resulting from a gunshot that was treated at Cree Hospital.

The team managed to perform14 surgical operations on the second day, 12 carried out at Marib Hospital and the remaining two at Cree Hospital.

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK