Acid Throwing For Dowry

Post burn contracture was so severe that her lower lip practically touched the part of sternum. There was no extension and rotation at neck.




She was examined during a free surgical session through the Reconstructive Surgery Foundation, and was advised to come to Mumbai for her treatment as it was too complex to be operated upon at the existing set up at the remote hospital, however she refused to come to Mumbai due to lack of resources. As well also threatened to commit suicide, if her surgery was not performed; Due to the severity of the neck contracture, full anaesthesia with endotracheal intubation was not possible hence; a senior anaesthesiologist was invited along with fibre optic laryngoscope. Her surgery was successfully performed and all the wounds and graft have healed well. Now PA has not only gone back to her normal life but has also become an active volunteer for all surgical.