Category Archives: Fetal Center

My Son Reaches Milestone After Receiving Successful Fetal Surgery For Spina Bifida

As we celebrate Kellen’s first birthday, I cannot help but reflect on the past year. While all parents are excited about this milestone, my husband, Justin, and I are especially … Full Entry »

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Fetal Surgery Removes Grapefruit-Sized Mass (Sacrococcygeal Teratoma) From My Unborn Daughter

My husband, Chad, and I were so thrilled to learn the sex of our 5th child, but when the image on the screen caused the technician to fall silent, that … Full Entry »

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Baby Born With Heart Outside Of Body (Ectopia Cordis) Makes History

Thursday, January 24, 2013: Update to Baby Audrina’s condition Yesterday, after a 3 ½ month stay, Audrina left the hospital with an external heart shield that she will wear moving … Full Entry »

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Fetal Surgery Saved Lives Of My Unborn Twin Daughters With Twin-To-Twin Transfusion Syndrome (TTTS)

My husband Chad and I had difficulties getting pregnant, so you can imagine our shock and surprise when our 9-week ultrasound revealed 2 tiny beating hearts. We were having TWINS! … Full Entry »

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Surgery Successfully Removes My 6-Day-Old Daughter’s Tumor (Sacrococcygeal Teratoma)

On March 24, 2011 my husband, Arturo, and I found out that we were finally going to become parents! I was in such shock — I couldn’t believe it was … Full Entry »

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