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Genesis Fuentes, 3, undergoes life-saving heart surgery at Children's Hospital at Montefiore

Since the surgery, Genesis has been able to

Since the surgery, Genesis has been able to enjoy many things a healthy child normally would. (March 2, 2014 2:21 PM)

A child from Belize has undergone a life-saving surgery at Montefiore Medical Center.

With the help of one Connecticut family, Genesis Fuentes is having one of her last checkups at the Children's Hospital at Montefiore. The 3-year-old went through a five-hour operation to close a hole in her heart on Jan. 30, an intricate procedure very difficult to come by in her home country.

The surgery...

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