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About Emily Cobb, patient

Our son, Owen, was diagnosed with myelomeningocele, the most severe form of spina bifida. We were given some options and two of those were to either have fetal surgery before 26 weeks gestation or to have postnatal surgery to close the spine. We decided to give our son the best chance with fetal surgery for spina bifida.

Giving our son the best chance with fetal surgery for spina bifida

Finding out I was going to be a mother was one of the most surreal moments in my life. The first 17 weeks of my pregnancy were amazing; I had … Full Entry »

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