Beyond Achondroplasia

Growing together with Clara

August 17, 2014
by inesp.alves
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Neurologic signs of cervico-medullary compression

Lately, I´ve knew about other children with Clara´s age and with achondroplasia that had to undergone emergency cervico-medullary decompression surgery. I know also that some parents observe strange signs in their children without recognizing them to be neurologic alterations. I … Continue reading

January 25, 2014
by inesp.alves

Post-surgical MRI

Finally, after 7 months waiting, Clara did a post-surgical control MRI two weeks ago. There was a slight anxiety on the result of the surgery. After all, the cervical-medullar compression that was diagnosed in June 2013 was a clinical finding, … Continue reading

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