Anorak | DIY Surgery

DIY Surgery

by | 3rd, December 2004

‘IF you want to see the future of the NHS, then look no further than Bosnia.

There an unemployed 29-year-old has performed kidney stone surgery on himself, using only a razor blade and needle, because he did not have any money to pay medical bills.

Emir Javoras, from Javor, explained: ‘I woke up in the middle of the night in terrible pain, but I couldn’t ask doctors to do anything about it because I am poor, have no money and no health insurance.

‘I noticed my genitals had swollen

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