[PROVISIONAL TRANSLATION FROM PERSIAN]

 

[Translator’s notes appear in square brackets]

[Personal information has been redacted.]

 

In the Name of God

Shahid Labbafinejad Medical Centre

Pasdaran Street, 9th Boustan

Tehran

Ophthalmologist

[Name and address of Shahid Labbafinejad in English]

 

[To:] Dr. Salour

Greetings,

Operate on Mr. Fereidoun Shomali as you deem appropriate.  Just make sure that the inflammation is stopped so there are no signs of Trichiasis or Entropion.  Once the condition of the upper eyelid is stabilized, the transplant can be performed.

Javadi

18 Azar 1363 [9 December 1984]

 

[Handwritten note at the top of the page]

In the Name of God

Confidential

Department of Surgery and Admission

As per conversation by phone and in person, Mr. Fereidoun Shomali, according to his personal admissions, he is affiliated with the Zionist Baha'i sect; therefore, corneal transplant is not in accordance with the Sharia law.

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[A number of handwritten notes at the bottom and in the margin of the page]

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