Author: Hirantha Waas (Hirantha Waas)

Home / Hirantha Waas
Kasun’s story
Post

Kasun’s story

Kasun is a 9 year old boy referred to us from Kurunegala presenting with fever and cervical lymph node enlargement for 2 weeks. In Kurunegala hospital child was operated and lymphnode was excised but the fever continued. At LRH we thoroughly investigated him and diagnosed to have Melioidosis...

Dulneth and Dilruwan’s story
Post

Dulneth and Dilruwan’s story

A set of conjoint twins named Dulneth and Dilruwan (names have been changed to maintain confidentiality) was born in 2010 in Castle Street Hospital for Women following lower segment caesarian section. Combined birth weight was 4.5kg. They were Thoraco-omphalopagus conjoined twins....