Beyond Achondroplasia

Growing together with Clara

October 3, 2014
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Chronic subdural hematoma

Two days ago, Clara had 3 routine appointments scheduled with her orthopedist, ENT and neurosurgery assistant doctors. She had a MRI done on September 10th and all seemed to be just fine. But it wasn´t. Clara´s MRI showed a very clear … Continue reading

June 18, 2013
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An unexpected result

Today we went to D. Estefânia hospital for the neurosurgeon appointment. I was quite confidante that the result would be just fine for Clara. She has been very well, even improving from her sleep apnea (she didn´t use her CPAP … Continue reading

May 2, 2013
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Surprise CAT scan

When the neurosurgeon appointment was almost over, after he saw Clara´s last ultrasound, he decided he wanted her to do an emergency CAT scan… I didn´t want to do other one because all the radiation that this kind of exams … Continue reading

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