Nuristan PRT treats Afghan snake-bite victim
Photo Credit: U.S. Army photo
Navy Chief Hospital Corpsmen Belinda Daniels, a member of the Nuristan Provincial Reconstruction Team, treats an Afghan boy's hand after he was bit by a snake in Nurguram district, July 16. The boy and his father walked for more than four hours to Forward Operating Base Kalagush for medical treatment. The boy was treated for his symptoms, monitored for eight hours to make sure the he was stable, and released to follow-up with a local Afghan doctor. (U.S. Army photo)
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