Gabriel's heart surgery
Gabriel's heart surgery
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Gabriel's heart surgery

This story is about my son's life. It starts back in 2001 when I was pregnant and was told Gabriel had VATERL SYNDROM and HE WAS GOING TO BE BORN AS A BLUE BABY. Gabriel is the baby of four children. He was also born with tetralogy of fellot, horseshoe kidneys, hypoplastic thumb,esophageal fistula, scoliosis, gastro esophageal refux disease (GERD). When he was born he was a miracle because he was able to breath room air. He was taken from me and placed in the NICU at Texas Children's hospital where he stayed for a total of Six months. While in the NICU he was seen by several specialist and I was told his esophagus was not attached to his stomach. He would have...

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