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Help Dr Rasmita Nayak Fight Cancer

An energetic young woman, a sincere doctor, a noble soul, our Rasmita is ill. She is an alumnus of our SFDC's residential education and coaching programme for +2 Science and MBBS entrance for bright but poor Adivasi and Dalit students of southern Odisha.
Since January, 2019 she has been fighting typhoid , a fibroid and high fever. Typhoid got cured but the fever persisted with high WBC count, indicating an infection and  preventing the fibroid removal surgery. After a number of tests, finally the CECT scan of her abdomen suggests a possibility of cancer in one of  her ovaries or/and endometrial tissue lining the uterus. For accurate diagnosis, she is going to JIPMER, Puducherry and may move to Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai for further treatment, with her parents and few close friends.
 
Being a first generation learner, her passion for education and service to the poor, along with parental support have helped her battle all odds to study Medicine(M.B.B.S.) at M.K.C.G. Medical college, Berhampur and become a doctor. She is indeed a role model for Adivasi(tribal) girls from her village community in Makapada.  Her parents are farmers and together earn a living of Rs. 8,000-12,000 per month. Rasmita has started working as a Govt. Medical Officer in her own Gajapati district of Odisha, since the past 2 years and earns around Rs. 30,000 per month as take home pay. She has 5 younger siblings, all of whom are pursuing their higher secondary/higher education. With limited income and a large number of mouths to feed, and wards to educate, the illness is taking a toll on her health and savings.
HENCE, WE URGE YOU TO REMEMBER HER IN YOUR PRAYERS AND SUPPORT HER FINANCIALLY  FOR HER PROPER DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT , SO THAT SHE CAN STAY STRONG, FIGHT AND DEFEAT CANCER!
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22nd December 2019
Dr. Rasmita Nayak has become a movement of inspiration for Sabar tribe girls from Gajapati district of Odisha to aspire to study and become doctors to heal the world. Her life, though short , has become a beacon of hope and motivation for thousands. Her family and friends are slowly recovering from the trauma of her sudden and untimely demise. Let's pray that this Christmas and New Year ushers in peace, hope and resilience to her near and dear ones.
Dr. Rasmita Nayak has become a movement of inspiration for Sabar tribe girls from Gajapati district of Odisha to aspire to study and become doctors to heal the world. Her life, though short , has become a beacon of hope and motivation for thousands. Her family and friends are slowly recovering from the trauma of her sudden and untimely demise. Let's pray that this Christmas and New Year ushers in peace, hope and resilience to her near and dear ones.
27th June 2019
Dear Supporters,

Thank you for the wonderful support. I have some unfortunate news to share with you today. Dr Rasmita had undergone her first chemotherapy and was recovering from the same. During this period she had a cardiac arrest and the doctors tried reviving her but she could not make it.

Please pray for her soul to rest in peace.

Thank you!
Dear Supporters,

Thank you for the wonderful support. I have some unfortunate news to share with you today. Dr Rasmita had undergone her first chemotherapy and was recovering from the same. During this period she had a cardiac arrest and the doctors tried reviving her but she could not make it.

Please pray for her soul to rest in peace.

Thank you!
19th June 2019
Dear supporters,

Thank you for making it possible to raise the goal amount of more than Rs.5,00,000 INR  for Dr. Rasmita's diagnosis and treatment within 7 days!

Following are the updates:
-Consulted Oncological Surgery department.
-CT scan of chest , pelvis and abdomen done
-Ultra Sonography (USG) of whole abdomen (abdomen+pelvis) done
-Biopsy and FNAC tests done


                         BIOPSY REPORT OF DR. RASMITA

The reports indicate a diagnosis of Uterine Leiomyosarcoma -Stage IV, spreading (metastasised) to both the lungs.  Uterine leiomyosarcoma (LMS) is a smooth muscle tumour that arises from the muscular part(myometrium) of the uterus. It is a rare and malignant tumour i.e. cancer.Till now, her ovaries are fine.

After pre-evaluation by oncologists at JIPMER, the number of cycles and drug-combinations for her chemotherapy cycles will be decided. The treatment will be a long drawn process lasting for at least six months.

PLEASE SUPPORT HER HEALING PROCESS!

Regards,
Team SFDC


Dear supporters,

Thank you for making it possible to raise the goal amount of more than Rs.5,00,000 INR  for Dr. Rasmita's diagnosis and treatment within 7 days!

Following are the updates:
-Consulted Oncological Surgery department.
-CT scan of chest , pelvis and abdomen done
-Ultra Sonography (USG) of whole abdomen (abdomen+pelvis) done
-Biopsy and FNAC tests done


                         BIOPSY REPORT OF DR. RASMITA

The reports indicate a diagnosis of Uterine Leiomyosarcoma -Stage IV, spreading (metastasised) to both the lungs.  Uterine leiomyosarcoma (LMS) is a smooth muscle tumour that arises from the muscular part(myometrium) of the uterus. It is a rare and malignant tumour i.e. cancer.Till now, her ovaries are fine.

After pre-evaluation by oncologists at JIPMER, the number of cycles and drug-combinations for her chemotherapy cycles will be decided. The treatment will be a long drawn process lasting for at least six months.

PLEASE SUPPORT HER HEALING PROCESS!

Regards,
Team SFDC


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Rs.320 raised

Goal: Rs.30,000

Beneficiary: Dr. Rasmita Nayak info_outline

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