36-year-old Juan Hosani saysthat her belly weighs 44 pounds and continues to grow. Now the mother of two children from Guizhou province seeking funds for treatment that could help her.
Juan, who lives in the village of Wu Dazhu has appealed for help through the local media. The woman said that she could not sleep, walk or take care of their children.
She explained that the abdomen began to swell two years ago when Juan was first sought medical help, feeling the pain.
Hosani prescribed medication, and the pain was gone, but mysteriously belly continued to swell. Since then, doctors discovered she had a number of diseases, including cirrhosis of the liver, ovarian cancer, and abnormal accumulation of fluid in the abdominal cavity and chest, but was unable to determine the cause of the swelling.
One of the doctors suggested that women may be a benign tumor, and the other tried to remove the excess liquid, but her body was again beginning to swell after the surgery.
Now Juan weighs 121 pounds and is faced with many difficulties in everyday life. It is often mistaken for pregnant. She can’t sleep, can’t walk or stand.
“I have two small children. says Hosang — Now help them to look after grandparents. I hope to recover as soon as possible”.