Category Archives: Fetal Center

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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Thank you for making me a father

Father’s Day could mean many different things to different dads. It could mean another random color tie you are forced to begrudgingly wear because your kid got it for you. … Full Entry »

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