Balakchy Vladislav, 14 years


Vladislav was diagnosed with progressive Duchenne muscular dystrophy at the age of 2-years old, although the baby was healthy when born. Duchenne muscular dystrophy is a genetic disorder characterized by progressive muscle degeneration and weakness. This can result in trouble of standing up and paralysis. Symptom worsens quickly, today curious and amiable boy is in wheelchair already five and a half years.

“Knowledge of the world” and “Geography” are the favorite subjects of Vladislav. His hobby is cars and he knows all about it! In future Vlad wants to be a programmer and stays on the computer for a long time. He dreams about being able to stand up and walk again. Unfortunately, with every single year disease harms too much.

Progressive muscle weakness causes kyphoscoliosis. There is possibility to stop it with the help of surgery aimed for stabilization of spinal column with implantation. Such operations are successfully performed at ORTON clinic in Finland. Vlad together with parents visited this clinic for consultation. D-r Heikki Esterman is ready to perform the surgery. The cost of such high-technology operation is 43 905 Euro. This medical treatment is extremely important step to be done for the health of Vladislav and will provide consistent quality of his life.

Dear Donors and Life Savers, please, help Vlad!!! Without your help his parents are not able to pay this very expensive and so necessary surgery!

We declare fundraising amount of 300.000 lei and ask you for help!

Diagnosis: Neuromuscular kyphoscoliosis, Duchenne muscular dystrophy
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