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Old 07-15-2010, 10:19 PM
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Hi, Miss Mummy, where was your daughter treated? From Dr. Shiels paper, their success rate is very high, you probably want to try Nationwide Children's hospital in Columbus, Ohio.

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My daughter has a lymphatic malformation in her leg pelvis and vagina and she has recieved 4 surgeries where she was injected with doxycycline and on the last one she was injected with doxy and pure alcohol and sadly the treatment has not been successful.. we have noticed some change but nothing dramatic its starting to seem our only option is to surgically remove it but then there is no guarantee and there are extremely high risks sorry to have dampened your positive thinking but just know that doxy dosent always work
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