Reference : V-P-AF-E-01493
Date : 03/2009
Country/Region : AFGHANISTAN
Caption : Kabul. ICRC limb-fitting and rehabilitation centre. Child who has spina bifida.
Photographer : NACHTWEY, James
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : reserved users only
Copyright : ICRC/VII
Description : Spina bifida is a congenital condition that causes paraplegia. This young boy uses calipers to help him stand and walk. Every three-to-six months they need to be adjusted and changed if necessary
Original material : negative
Resolution : 4784x3279
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : black and white