Family of baby whose head has swelled to twice its normal size 'sell everything they own' in a desperate bid to get her treatment

These are the heartbreaking images of a baby who suffers from a rare condition which causes her head to grow to an abnormal size.
Nara Ariska, 10-months-old, from a remote part of Indonesia, was diagnosed with hydrocephalus when she was born.
Spinal fluid is blocked from flowing through her brain as a result of the rare condition, causing it to accumulate in her skull.
It has caused her head to grow at an alarming rate and leaves her suffering from headaches, nausea, vomiting, confusion and eyesight trouble.
Medical officers in her village visited her family earlier this year and promised... read more

10 October 2016 in Health, Views: 39
Source: Daily Mail

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