FIRST LUMBAR FUSION IN PEMBA ISLAND (TANZANIA)

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1st May, 2022

First Lumbar Fusion in the history of Pemba Island (Tanzania); one of the poorest area of the word.

Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it” (MG)

We performed a successful correction of high grade complex spondylolisthesis in a young woman with severe neurological claudication during our a first mission at Abdulla Mzee Hospital.

NED’s special gratitude to Tatu, Hadia, Iddi, Maulid, Muly, Said and Khamis. A local Dream Team.

#Global Spine #Africa #Global Neurosurgery #NED Team