By; MOHAMMED KAWU, Bauchi
A conjoined twins have been successfully separated by Doctors on the Move Africa at an ongoing free Medical outreach in Bauchi sponsored by House of Representatives Speaker, Yakubu Dogara.
The separation of the conjoined twins, according to the Senior Special Assistant to the Speaker on Media, Iliya Habila, who shared photos on facebook, said was successfully conducted on Monday at the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital, Bauchi by the team of Doctors.
“Successful separation of conjoined twins by the team of Doctors from the Doctors on the Move Africa in the ongoing free medical treatment sponsored by the Rt. Honourable Speaker, Yakubu Dogara, it the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital, (ATBUTH), Bauchi”, Habila said.
The free medical outreach which began on Monday expected to last for one week is for all residents of Bauchi State with various diseases.
During the weeklong period of the medical outreach, out patients consultations and medical check up with drugs, Ultrasound scanning, reading glasses and cataract operations will be carried out.
Others are laboratory tests such as diabetes, hepatitis, HIV/AIDS, public health education on malaria, hygiene, tuberculosis, HIV/AIDS and Lassa Fever, free general and gynecological surgeries.