USAF SSG Kowalski talks to Afghan boy suffering from hydrocele during check up in FOB Salerno in Khowst province

 
USAF SSG Kowalski talks to Afghan boy suffering from hydrocele during check up in FOB Salerno in Khowst province
U.S. Air Force medic SSG Jonathan Kowalski talks while checking the blood pressure of an Afghan boy who suffers from hydrocele during a medical check up at the hospital of Forward Operation Base (FOB) Salerno in Khowst province, December 29, 2009. Hydrocele is a medical condition which a patient suffers from an accumulation of fluid around the genital area. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra (AFGHANISTAN - Tags: HEALTH CONFLICT MILITARY)