Angola: High Complexity Level ‘Ankylosis’ Surgery Performed At Josina Machel

Luanda — Josina Machel Hospital recently successfully performed a highly complex surgery diagnosed with ankylosis on an 18-year-old girl named Celestina Nguevela.

The patient, from the province of Bié, started having problems since she was 6 years old, after an unsuccessful tooth extraction. He had difficulty opening his mouth and had difficulty speaking and eating.

The surgery, carried out by an Angolan doctor in Luanda, lasted around three hours.

According to maxillofacial surgeon Agnelo…

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