American medical team conducts open-heart surgeries for children in Tripoli

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American medical team conducts open-heart surgeries for children in Tripoli

February 27, 2020 - 11:48
Written by: SafaAlharathy

An American medical team is visiting Libya to perform open-heart surgeries for the children in Tripoli.

The team will conduct several operations at the National Center for the Treatment of Heart Diseases, located in the Municipality of Tajoura, east Tripoli.

The Health Ministry stated that 40 children will have open-heart surgeries over a period of 20 days.

Earlier this month, Tobruk Medical Center announced that 24 diagnostic and therapeutic catheter operations were performed for patients from across Libya during the month of January.