USNS Comfort: Haiti 2010

(Left to right) Jean-Mary Celestin, 24, comforts his brother, Herve Celestin, 16, as they sit in the shade outside of a tent in a staging area filled with earthquake victims being assessed for further care. Herve recently had bilateral <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="HEPAS0000080" title="Amputation (INACTIVE)" href="/topic/health/amputation-%28inactive%29-HEPAS0000080.topic">amputation</a> at a hospital in Petionville where they live and is having phantom pain. He was inside the family home with his family when the earthquake struck. His feet were crushed, but six family members, including their parents, were killed. Jean-Mary was outside the home.

( Kim Hairston, Baltimore Sun / January 22, 2010 )

(Left to right) Jean-Mary Celestin, 24, comforts his brother, Herve Celestin, 16, as they sit in the shade outside of a tent in a staging area filled with earthquake victims being assessed for further care. Herve recently had bilateral amputation at a hospital in Petionville where they live and is having phantom pain. He was inside the family home with his family when the earthquake struck. His feet were crushed, but six family members, including their parents, were killed. Jean-Mary was outside the home.

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