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University of North Carolina Health Care

Recovering at Bwaila Maternity Hospital

Caption: At Bwaila Maternity Hospital in Lilongwe, Malawi, Dr. Jeff Wilkinson's patient recovers from surgery to repair a fistula she developed during childbirth. The patient's sister (with her baby) serves as her "guardian" while in the hospital.

Credit: UNC Institute for Global Health & Infectious Diseases

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Related news release: University of North Carolina receives $8 million grant to improve safe motherhood in Malawi

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