Eman Ahmed who was born in Egypt with a condition that she is always hungry was rushed to India for treating obesity when she reached a critical 78 stone mark. She was flown on a cargo air plane as the regular ones could not accommodate her. The physicians had put her on diet before performing laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy operation.
Eman who is being treated in Saifee Hospital,Mumbai has now reduced to 41 stone mark which is almost half of her previous weight. Dr Muffazal Lakdwala quoted as saying that the lady has lost 242 kgs and because of the weight loss, Eman’s heart, kidneys and lungs are functioning better and her water retention levels are under control.