Category Archives: Fetal Center

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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My son’s first surgery for spina bifada

I did it. I successfully made it through fetoscopic surgery and contributed to medical research in the process. It has been a memorable experience, to say the least.

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Cord blood 101

July is cord blood awareness month! Below I’ll answer common questions about cord blood.

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From fetal anemia to healthy blood cells

On Dec. 29, 2014, my husband and I were eagerly waiting in the office for our appointment with Dr. Karsan. We had just finished an ultrasound and we were excited … Full Entry »

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2 TTTS babies and 39.3 miles

I have taken care of so many patients throughout my nursing career that it’s hard to remember them all. Each patient has made me a better nurse in some fashion … Full Entry »

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