By Professor Zul Premji

Close friends with medical problems still seek my advice – thanks to digitalization.

Recently, someone sent me the picture of an 18-year-old’s big toe: an infected in-growing toenail requiring a minor incision under local anaesthesia.

Their doctor had proposed an ultrasound, blood count, and a battery of biochemical tests that included renal function, liver enzymes, urine routine and stool – all costing about Sh400, 000.

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