THE first open heart surgery in Cebu City is now being conducted in the Vicente Sotto Medical Center Tuesday.
The person who is now undergoing the surgery is a 14-year-old girl who suffers a congenital heart disease called atrio septal defect.
A radio report said the operation started at 8 a.m. Tuesday.
Doctors from different private hospitals in the city were the ones conducting the operation. (Sunnex)