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Appeal for B/o.PORKODI Created by Charles - Ekam Foundation

Basic Information
Donate By : 31-July-10
Age: 7.5 years
Sex: Male
Diagnosis: Breathing and lung related problems
Status: Discharged
Filled in by: Hospital
(The parents were to reffered to Ekam by the doctors and staff of Chengalpet hospital)
the baby suffered breathing difficulty immediately after birth because aspiration of the motion of the baby into the lungs just after the birth leading to persistant pulmonary hypertension.Baby fought the entire struggle and finally got dischaged.
Appeal Summary
Baby of Porkodi had breathing difficulty immediately after birth, admitted in Chengalpet neonatal intensive care unit, needed ventilatory support and further management and was referred, transported and shifted to the neonatal intensive care unit of Sooriya hospital on 07.06.10 in a very critical condition.The baby was immediately admitted and managed for TERM/SGA/RESPIRATORY DISTRESS- MECONIUM ASPIRATION SYNDROME-PERSISTENT PULMONARY HYPERTENSION- Baby received ventilatory support,intropes,IV fluids,IV antibiotics,sedation and intensive care so far . Baby will need to stay for 18-20 days in the hospital and the estimated expenses are approximately Rs.120000.Mr.Kannan, husband of Mrs.Porkodi is an agricultural labourer, earns Rs 2000 per months unable to pay the hospital & pharmacy bills. Baby got discharged.The Porkodi bill was settled by Ekam Foundation with the help of WWS.

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Family Background
Head Of The Family: Mr. Kannan
Office/Colleague's Address
 Puthagaram village,Singadivakkam Post
 Tamil Nadu,
Telephone: 8870217717
E-mail Id: Not Available
Residential Address
: Mr.Kannan,14A,Bajan koil street
  Puthagaram village,SingadivakkamPost
  Tamil Nadu,
Telephone: 9789606938
Total Monthly Income: RS 2000
Earning members: 1

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Disease Description
Respiratory distress - Meconium aspiration syndrome with persistent pulmonary hypertension.

ventilatory support,IV fluids,IV antibiotics,sedation and intensive care support so far.

Authenticated Documents

Document - 1  ( Medical Record )

Hospital Details
Hospital Name : Soorya hospital
Address : No1, Arunachalam main road, , Saligramam
District Name : Chennai
State Name : Tamil Nadu
Country Name : India-600093
Contact Number: 4423761751
Doctor Name: Dr.Deepa Hariharan

Authenticated Documents

Document - 1  ( Hospital Authorisation Letter )
Document - 2  ( Second Opinion )

Fund Requirement
Fund Already Spent by Family : RS 0
Fund Requirement : RS 75894
Fund Collected so far: RS 75894
Fund Shortage: RS 0

Donor NamePledged AmountReceived AmountReceived On
obiewanRs. 5000Rs. 500020-07-2010
chandrachudanRs. 1000Rs. 100012-07-2010
External Funds

Donor NamePledged AmountReceived AmountReceived On
Womens Welfare SyndicateRs. 31000Rs. 3100012-10-2010
Ekam FoundationRs. 38894Rs. 3889412-10-2010

Supporter's NameSupported On
Shanthi21 Jun 2010
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Medical Records
Document - 1 
Hospital Authorisation Letter
Document - 1 
Interview of the Parent/Patient
Not Available
Second Opinion
Document - 1 
Interview of the Patient/Parent's employer
Not Available
Other Documents
Validation TypeStatus
Seen/Met the PatientYES
Met or Spoke to the DoctorNO
Met/Spoke to the Patient's ColleagueYES
Visited Patient's ResidenceNO
Spoken to the Patient/Family memberYES
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Authentication Score
Funds Needed
RS 75,894
Funds Raised
RS 75,894

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