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JTF-Bravo surgical team helps local community in Comayagua
SOTO CANO AIR BASE, Honduras — Army Lt. Col. (Dr.) Christopher Sanborn, JTF-Bravo Medical Element surgeon, assists Dr. Jose Angel Mejia with a gallbladder surgery in a local hospital Sept. 16 in Comayagua, Honduras. Dr. Sanborn is part of a four-person team that goes to La Paz and Comayagua hospitals Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays to perform operations and lessen the burden on local doctors during these medical readiness training exercise, or MEDRETEs. The MEDRETE is used for training purposes for both local doctors and the military team (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Chad Thompson).

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