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  1. Pregnancy Update

    Another quick doctor's appointment today. I saw the midwife instead of the doctor and she predicted that it was a boy based on the heart beat... Hmmmm maybe she should have looked at my chart b/c she is definitely a girl :) The last ultrasound left no question as to that. The one thing I don't like about the midwife is she never looks at the chart before seeing me, so she has NO IDEA who I am or my history. Its very frustrating to have to explain everything to her again as if it were my first appointment. ...
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  2. How CDH came into my life

    My name is Jennifer and I became a CHERUBS member I think it was 2005/2006. My son was diagnosed with CDH when is was 7 months old while on vacation in Southern California. After misdiagnosis as Bronchialitis (sp?) and after almost a week and half of treating him for that, he was finally diagnosed after a second Xray was taken as a CDH. There was nothing in his abdomen. His left lung had collapsed and was filled with intestine. It was a blessing that when he was born his heart was on the right ...
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  3. Holidays

    Well I am so happy the holidays are here. I think that this will take my mind off of everything and then when the holidays are over I will only have two months left. So holidays bring on the fun and take away the worry. Well I hope everyone has a great Christmas and a New Year.
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  4. Mood Changes

    :roll: [color=red:04170ff491][/color:04170ff491]OK yesterday was really weird. I was fine most of the day. When I got home from running the streets, I sat at the computer and started looking for any news that I hadn,t read yet on cdh. I found this article that said that the lung on the opposite side of the hernia was the one they look at for survival measures. My problem is this: Drakes lung on the same side as his hernia is 1.6 and on the right it is 1.0. Is this true? Or is it any lung?
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  5. Hi! from Anugrah and big sis Aishwarya

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