A team of about 40 medical personnel will be travelling from Aswan south to Wadi Halfa in Sudan from February 25 to March 3.
During this time they expect to examine about 7,000 people.
Dr. Magdy Hijazi, Undersecretary of the Ministry of health in Aswan said the team has will be doing medical examinations and surgeries free of charge, as well as distributing medicines for various aliments.
Members of the team come from various disciplines from the Faculty of Medicine at Ain Shams University. The convoy will be in addition to previously organized visits to country villages earlier in February.
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