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Old 09-21-2011, 12:15 AM
tanya.mitchell tanya.mitchell is offline
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Hi, my name is Tanya. I have an 8 month old son who was diagnosed with a hemangioma when he was around 12 weeks old. He is now 8 months old and we are still waiting to see.... His hemangioma is in his neck. I have not seen anyone with a hemangioma present like his.


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Old 09-21-2011, 11:03 AM
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Hi and welcome!

If you haven't already (but I think I've seen your name in the database already), write to an expert at http://birthmark.org/experts.php

Tell me where you're located. We'd like to be able to recommend a specialist.

Eight months is a fun age, though, isn't it? Has he started doing that teeter totter walking yet? That's sooo cute!!

Missy
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Old 09-21-2011, 06:19 PM
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Thanks! I did already write the specialist. We are in Knoxville TN.
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Old 09-21-2011, 10:23 PM
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You might try calling this one:

Sophia J. Hendrick, MD
900 E. Woodland Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37917
(865) 524-7107
Treated children in Knoxville since 1987 with treatment options for vascular laser including the Candela laser since 1989. The only board certified pediatric dermatologist in eastern Tennessee.
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