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Zoe’s Harrowing Case of Hirschsprung’s Disease

May 2016

“She spent her first three months of life in the NICU” Newborn Zoe was rushed back to the hospital by her concerned parents a mere 24 hours after her initial release when she started vomiting and had still yet to pass her first bowel movement. She spent four days in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit […]

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Micah’s Missing Intestines

January 2016

“Due to Hirschsprung’s Disease, he has a central line to feed him fluids 12 hours a day” When Micah was born, doctors said he wouldn’t live past 3 or 4 years old. He was diagnosed with short-gut syndrome, which is characterized by missing sections of the intestine. As a result, the body cannot absorb enough […]

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