Development & Humanitarian: Young Life is Precious explores child mortality in Papua New Guinea.: Life_is_precious-15

A young boy with an extreme case of hydrocephalus lies in the children’s ward of the Port Moresby General Hospital. Hydrocephalus occurs as a result of extra cerebrospinal fluid that builds up in the brain. In some instances of early intervention it can be managed however, there isn’t believed to be a cure.

A young boy with an extreme case of hydrocephalus lies in the children’s ward of the Port Moresby General Hospital. Hydrocephalus occurs as a result of extra cerebrospinal fluid that builds up in the brain. In some instances of early intervention it can be managed however, there isn’t believed to be a cure.