Report; Pranya Panda, Odishabarta
Berhampur,26/07/18:A six member team of doctors comprising of plastic surgeon, surgery expert, paediatrician and others of MKCG Medical College and Hospital here began the rare surgery on the six-year-old boy Kanha of Jagannathprasad in Ganjam, who is suffering from acute Congenital Hairy Nevus.
A team consisting six expert plastic surgeons of MKCG Hospital had a wide meeting last night and discussed about the operation said Dr.Dash.
The first phase operation is being conducted today, which will take around 2.30 to 3 hours. The hanging tissues and hairy skin on the face operated out in the first phase and the operation is success according to medical sources.
It is a rare surgery. It will be conducted in several stages, Dr.Dash added. All the expenses of the entire operation will be borne by the government as declared by the Ganjam District Administration.
His parents had consulted doctors at the MKCG hospital last week following which doctors admitted the boy to the plastic surgery ward. After all examinations, the operation has commenced.
Kanha is the only son of Rama Chandra Naik of Baghua village under Jagannath Prasad block. He has been suffering a lot from acute Congenital Hairy Nevus on his face, chest, hand and leg since his birth.
#Partial input from MKCG