Muktamoni has been taken to the Intensive Care Unit of Dhaka Medical College Hospital in “critical condition”.
Earlier, the 12-year-old girl from Satkhira was diagnosed with a tumour in her hand in August,
She was taken to the ICU on Thursday from Satkhira after having difficulties with breathing, her father Md Ibrahim informed journalists.
Dr Samanta Lal Sen, national coordinator burn unit at DMCH said, “Muktamoni might have been suffering from lung infection or pneumonia. She is now under observation as her condition is critical.”
The doctor stated that her next course of treatment will be decided after her medical test reports are available.
Muktamoni, a girl from Kamarbaisa village in Satkhira sadar upazila, was admitted to the hospital on July 11 with a malignant growth on her right arm. And a series of surgical operations were carried out without amputation of her affected hand.