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Old 02-25-2014, 02:34 PM
momof3inpa2009 momof3inpa2009 is offline
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IMO you should not do the wait and see approach because it is by her eye. My daughter's is also in her eyebrow and by her eye and nose, it's a "deep" hemangioma. Propanolol helped her tremendously in the beginning. Take some time and read my blog about it, it can explain so much for you and what we went through. :-)
Deep hemangioma on left eyebrow towards nose
Started propanolol Feb. 11th, 2010
Off of propanolol aprox. June 2011
Takes 3 doses per day at 1.3ml
2nd Weaning of prop. not a success back on it March 22. Only one dose of 1.3ml now- 19 months old Did Timolol gel for awhile, stopped, & back on - 4 years old. Off of Timolol -doesn't seem to be doing anything. Surgery was a success!!! April 2014
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