are there long-term side effects about general anesthesia for babies? - Page 2 - Vascular Birthmarks Foundation Forum
  Vascular Birthmarks Foundation Hemangiomas  |  Port Wine Stains  |  Vascular Malformations  
VBF logo

1994 - 2014
Celebrating 20 years with
75,000 networked into treatment

Dr. Linda Rozell-Shannon, PhD President and Founder

   VBF 20th Anniversary Gala Friday, October 10, 2014 in New York City

VBF 2014 Annual Conference Saturday, October 11, 2014 in New York City

Donate to VBF    Shop VBF Products

Go Back   Vascular Birthmarks Foundation Forum > Port Wine Stain Help > Port Wine Stain Help and Resources

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #11  
Old 03-02-2012, 11:10 AM
mark500 mark500 is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 2
Default

I donít know about this treatment, but I think this article will help you.
http://www.birthmarks.com/HTMLArticl...icle=160&Hit=1
__________________
laser technology
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 03-16-2012, 11:28 AM
davepoll davepoll is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: USA
Posts: 1
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by vicky.liu99 View Post
Hi,all

my son is now 7 month old and have done his first laser treatment under general anesthesia(GA) when he was 6 month old. In the following months and years, we will continue with the treatment. However, i have concerns that are there long-term side effects on the babies? they are so young and in the process of developing both mentally and physically from 6 month old to 3 years-old. i am not sure whether there are any bad effects if we do so many treatments (every 2 or 3 months)with GA during this important growth stage. such as speech delay or other learning ability delay?

i really appreciate if some moms can share their opinion on this. or how long is appropriate between two laser treatment? 2 or 3 months or 4 months?

thanks so much~~~

aaron' mom
I've read this article last week, I think this would be helpful for you. Read here
http://kidshealth.org/parent/system/...a_prepare.html
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump