Fayyaz Anthony's Story
Fayyaz Anthony, a 39-year-old resident of Lahore, is facing a difficult journey filled with pain and uncertainty. He has been suffering from a persistent sore throat, trouble breathing, and severe pain. In the past, Fayyaz had undergone a hemithyroidectomy, where the right lobe and isthmus of his thyroid were removed due to cold nodule. Unfortunately, a biopsy revealed that he has follicular variant papillary carcinoma, a form of thyroid cancer. His doctor has advised him to undergo a complete thyroidectomy to treat the condition.
Fayyaz, who earns a modest daily wage of 20,000 PKR, lives with his joint family. The financial burden of his treatment is overwhelming, as he cannot afford the expenses required for the surgery. In his time of desperation, Fayyaz has reached out for help, seeking assistance to restore his hope.
He reached out to Transparent Hands for financial help and the goal is to raise funds to cover the costs of Fayyaz’s surgery, a critical procedure that can alleviate his suffering and restore his health. Through the power of collective generosity, this campaign aims to bring together kind-hearted individuals to support Fayyaz in his fight against thyroid cancer.
Fayyaz said with teary eyes:
“Over the past few months, my journey has been difficult, and fear has become my constant companion. Every day, the pain intensifies, and it becomes harder to breathe. In these moments, I think of the precious time I spend with my family. They are my motivation, my reason to seek help, and my source of hope. Today, I humbly ask for your support and compassion.”
As Fayyaz confronts the challenges of thyroid cancer, the campaign launched in his honour offers a chance for hope. In the spirit of unity and compassion, let us come together to support this worthy cause and ensure that Fayyaz receives the medical treatment he urgently needs. Together, we can make a profound difference in his life, bringing renewed hope and a brighter future for Fayyaz and his family.
Updates & Timeline
Fayyaz Overcomes Thyroid Cancer
22 Jan 2024
Fayyaz Anthony, a resilient 39-year-old from Lahore, had been facing the challenge of a noticeable lump on the front of his neck for three months. Concerned about his health, Fayyaz sought medical attention and was diagnosed with Papillary Carcinoma Thyroid. He had previously undergone a right lobectomy and isthmusectomy one month ago to remove a cold nodule from his thyroid. However, the biopsy results revealed the presence of Papillary Carcinoma.
Determined to overcome this health obstacle, Fayyaz was admitted to Lahore Care Hospital on 13th December 2023. Under the skilled care of Dr. Ahmed, a renowned surgeon specializing in endocrine procedures, Fayyaz underwent a life-changing surgical procedure known as a Completion Thyroidectomy. This procedure aimed to remove the entire thyroid gland, addressing the presence of Papillary Carcinoma and reducing the risk of further complications. The surgery was successfully performed on 13th December 2023, marking a significant milestone in Fayyaz’s journey towards improved health.
During his hospital stay, Fayyaz received exceptional care from the dedicated medical team at Lahore Care Hospital. The healthcare professionals provided him with comfort, closely monitored his progress, and ensured his well-being during the recovery process. Their expertise and compassionate support played a crucial role in Fayyaz’s successful surgery and his subsequent discharge on 15th December 2023.
The success of Fayyaz’s story would not have been possible without the support and generosity of Transparent Hands donors. Their contributions, both large and small, made a significant impact on his life. By alleviating the financial burden of the surgery, these compassionate individuals enabled Fayyaz to access the necessary treatment. Their kindness not only provided him with relief from his health concerns but also instilled in him a deep sense of gratitude.
Fayyaz’s journey from the initial discovery of the lump on his neck to the successful complete thyroidectomy and subsequent discharge on 15th December 2023 serves as an inspiring testament to the transformative power of medical advancements, resilience, and community support. His determination, combined with the skillful intervention of Dr. Ahmed and the generosity of Transparent Hands donors, paved the way for his successful surgery and his path towards improved health.
As Fayyaz embraces his renewed well-being, he carries with him a deep sense of gratitude and a refreshed outlook on life. His success story serves as an inspiration to others facing similar challenges, reminding them that with the right medical care, unwavering determination, and the support of compassionate individuals, a healthier and brighter future is within reach.
Disclaimer: Transparent Hands makes sure that all the patients get surgery in time. If a patient requires urgent surgery and his/her condition is serious, Transparent Hands conducts the surgery immediately. In the meantime, his/her campaign stays active on the website until we raise the complete funding. The hospitals on our panel have complete trust in us and wait for the payments until the patient's funding is completed.