An Egyptian woman who was called by the doctors ‘the world’s heaviest woman’ was able to lose an extraordinary amount of weight. Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty weighed 1,102 lbs when she was hospitalized. Now, when she was discharged from the hospital, the Egyptian woman was 713 lbs lighter. Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty has undergone surgery on March 9. The laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy surgery was proved to be successful.
The Egyptian woman managed to lose weight, being 713 lbs lighter when she got discharged form the hospital
The Save Eman Cause announced that the team of surgeons at Saifee Hospital had done an amazing job, helping the woman lose a high amount of weight. Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty’s recovery was categorized as an unprecedented one. Now, all her parameters are kept under control, and the woman is stable. Nevertheless, she will continue to benefit from physiotherapy and neurological recovery.
Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty is from Egypt, and she went to Mumbai at Saifee Hospital to get pro-bono surgery due to Dr. Muffazal Lakdawala, who was ready to help the woman after receiving pleas for help from Eman Ahmed’s sister. After a charitable organization had managed to raise some funds, the Egyptian woman was flown to India. She was embarked on a chartered cargo plane.
Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty spent her last twenty years laying in bed, barely moving
Now, after the surgery, she does not need to be transported in a chartered cargo plane. She will finally travel as a passenger on a flight, traveling in Business Class. Before she was treated at Saifee Hospital, Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty had been immobilized, laying in her bed for twenty years. Over the years, her state of health had gradually deteriorated, especially after she experienced a stroke two years ago.
From that moment on, she experienced difficulty in moving and speaking because of the stroke. The Save Eman Cause organization indicated that this woman reached to inspire so many people who are confronting the same problem, finding it hard to lose weight or suffering from different health problems due to obesity. Eman offered many obese patients a ray of hope, fuelling their strength to move on and fight.
It is well-known that obesity is one of the leading causes of death in the US, affecting more and more people every year. Expert medical care can help anyone who is in Eman’s situation. The most important thing here is that they ask for help.
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