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Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 02-09-2010, 05:16 PM
Replies: 18
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Posted By madison'smom
They did do laser the day we were there to try...

They did do laser the day we were there to try and help the ulceration heal. My daughter has a different situation than yours. She has a large hemangioma on her face. His plan was not to do laser...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 02-09-2010, 01:35 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 19
Posted By madison'smom
Hi I live in Colorado and saw Dr. Morelli when my...

Hi I live in Colorado and saw Dr. Morelli when my daughter was a baby. I am guessing he will probably do laser to help heal the ulcer, or at least that is what he did for my daughter when her lip...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 11-21-2009, 07:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 306
Posted By madison'smom
Hi, If he is having laser surgery it does not...

Hi,
If he is having laser surgery it does not involve cutting and should not make his immune system be suppressed. Is he going to have it done under anesthesia? If so he shouldn't feel much pain,...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 10-24-2009, 12:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,337
Posted By madison'smom
My daughter had 2 surgeries, 1 was an excision...

My daughter had 2 surgeries, 1 was an excision from her upper lip. She had stitches on the bottom of her lip line extending from the middle all the way to the corner. She was 20 months old and it...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 10-24-2009, 12:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 348
Posted By madison'smom
Hi, Dr. Levitin is great! He is very nice and...

Hi,
Dr. Levitin is great! He is very nice and really cares about his patients. He used to work with Dr. Waner who is world renowned for what he does. I don't think he will tell you he can't help...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 10-23-2009, 01:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 286
Posted By madison'smom
Hi, My daughter had/has a large segmental...

Hi,
My daughter had/has a large segmental hemangioma on the right side of her face but mainly encompassing under her eye, the side of her nose and her upper lip on the right side. I was able to see...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 10-19-2009, 11:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,046
Posted By madison'smom
If he is 10 weeks and it is still small that is a...

If he is 10 weeks and it is still small that is a good sign. I don't think you should have to worry too much. I don't think that there is really anything you can do to prevent ulcerations other...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 10-17-2009, 11:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,046
Posted By madison'smom
How old is your son? The main thing I would be...

How old is your son? The main thing I would be concerned about at this point is the possibility that it may ulcerate if it grows rapidly. My daughter has a hemangioma that encompasses her upper lip...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 10-16-2009, 11:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,046
Posted By madison'smom
If you could post pictures it easier to tell the...

If you could post pictures it easier to tell the severity based on experience. Generally the circumfrence of the mark isn't really going to get much larger but it is hard to tell how large it will...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 07-12-2009, 06:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 785
Posted By madison'smom
I never made a decision with my daughter to have...

I never made a decision with my daughter to have her hemangioma instantly removed. She had/has a very large hemangioma that encompasses under her eye her nose and her upper lip. We were told by...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 07-12-2009, 05:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 543
Posted By madison'smom
That is great! It sounds weird but you know I am...

That is great! It sounds weird but you know I am always hoping to see a mom with a baby with a hemangioma or other birthmark when I am in town. I know I was greatful for anyone to approach me in a...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 06-08-2009, 01:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,497
Posted By madison'smom
Hi I am from Fort Collins CO and we took my...

Hi I am from Fort Collins CO and we took my daughter who is now 2 to Dr. Morelli in Denver when she was a baby and he said that they don't do any treatment until age 4. Hers is compound but mostly...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 04-23-2009, 08:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 540
Posted By madison'smom
I just made a slideshow of my daughter's...

I just made a slideshow of my daughter's Hemangioma journey. You can check it out. http://picasaweb.google.com/szander4/Movies02#5325478571155758642
Stacey
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 03-30-2009, 11:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 567
Posted By madison'smom
I have stayed at the hospital apartments 2 times...

I have stayed at the hospital apartments 2 times and I would suggest that. It is nice having a kitchen and table so you don't have to eat out all the time. I find it less stressful and cheaper. ...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 02-13-2009, 03:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,295
Posted By madison'smom
In my personal opinion the location and the size...

In my personal opinion the location and the size don't look real concerning to me. My daughter's H seemed like it did most of its growing by around that age. My daughter's is a lot more severe than...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 02-13-2009, 03:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 754
Posted By madison'smom
My daughters lip ulcerated at 2 months and was in...

My daughters lip ulcerated at 2 months and was in extreme pain from it. I haven't heard that it means it is involuting, more so that it is rapidly growing. A specialist told me that it was caused...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 02-10-2009, 11:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 708
Posted By madison'smom
My daughter Madison just had surgery with Dr....

My daughter Madison just had surgery with Dr. Waner in November on her upper lip. She is almost 2. I will try to post before and after pictures for you.
Stacey
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 01-21-2009, 04:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 890
Posted By madison'smom
Sorry I missed "the". I will send you...

Sorry I missed "the". I will send you an email.
Stacey
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 01-21-2009, 12:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 890
Posted By madison'smom
The email address you gave didn't work. Stacey

The email address you gave didn't work.
Stacey
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 01-20-2009, 05:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,034
Posted By madison'smom
My daughter Madison has a large hemangioma that...

My daughter Madison has a large hemangioma that encompases her cheek nose and upper lip. Doctors in our area told us they don't do any treatment until she is 4, we finally came across Dr. Waner when...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 01-20-2009, 05:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 890
Posted By madison'smom
I assume you have already had your appointment......

I assume you have already had your appointment... how did it go?
My daughter Madison has a large hemangioma that encompasses the same general area. Hers starts under her eye and extends down to her...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 03-02-2008, 01:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,322
Posted By madison'smom
Best in the Nation

Hi my daughter has a large hemangioma on her face and have had a doctor locally look at her and want to get a second opinion and I was wondering who is the best in the nation to see.
Thanks
Stacey
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 01-05-2008, 05:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,869
Posted By madison'smom
Hi, My daughter is now 9 months old and has a...

Hi,
My daughter is now 9 months old and has a hemangioma that extends from below her eye across part of her nose down to her upper lip. Her lip also ulcerated at about that age. She has not had any...
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