Maisha is 4.5 years old. She is a lioness of the family who is fighting cancer for last 3 years. She likes to eat rice and custard. She likes to play cooking and beautician games and that's why aspire to become a chef or a beautician. She is an extrovert child who makes friends easily.
Maisha Raheel has been diagnosed with early relapsed isolated bone marrow PRE B Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) which is a type of Blood Cancer.
The initial chemotherapy process has been completed at Aga Khan hospital Karachi on ALL REZ BFM Protocol and now she would go through bone marrow transplant. The transplant facility for Pediatric Malignant half marrow match is not available at Aga Khan as its a very nascent concept in Pakistan.
Cost of treatment is USD 150,000 of which the parents have put up about USD 100,000 through savings and loans. The family would be travelling to Children Cancer Hospital, Lebanon for the bone marrow transplant (BMT). The BMT process takes 2-3 months depending on complications.
Your support will go a long way in helping Maisha overcome the cancer.
for those having issues with contributions, use information given below. Thank you.
BANK Account details are given below:
STANDARD CHARTERED BANK PAKISTAN
Name: Raheel Ehsan Qureshi
Account Number: 01145687301
SWIFT CODE: SCBLPKKXXXX
BRANCH: F 11 Markaz Islamabad
Contact # 03214428151 (Please contact if you need any verification)
Note: We had two options for the bone marrow transplant which were unrelated Human leukocyte antigen (HLA) Matched Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) or haploidentical HSCT. The hospitals which have expertise are outside Pakistan. We selected Indian hospitals but Visa wasn’t granted.