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Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 07-19-2010, 06:47 PM
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Posted By ruthiesmom
looking for photos of before/after laser treatment

Hello -

My daughter's doctor would now like to do laser treatments on her H. She was previously treated with propranolol rather successfully last year. Unfortunately, my doctor doesn't have any...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 02-27-2009, 05:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 814
Posted By ruthiesmom
What a great success story and an adorable baby! ...

What a great success story and an adorable baby! It's so encouraging to hear. My daughter has been on propranolol for exactly one month and we are rather pleased with the results also.
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 02-19-2009, 02:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,337
Posted By ruthiesmom
We are seeing Dr. Leslie Lawley at Emory. She's...

We are seeing Dr. Leslie Lawley at Emory. She's a pediatric dermatologist.


http://www.emoryhealthcare.org/departments/dermatology/sub_menu/ped_derm.html

Good luck!
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 02-11-2009, 02:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,778
Posted By ruthiesmom
I am with Dawn. I am not a doctor, but I haven't...

I am with Dawn. I am not a doctor, but I haven't heard of this. Ruthie has now been on propranolol for 2 weeks and sleeps through the night. I was never told to wake her up and feed her. She was...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 02-07-2009, 03:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,337
Posted By ruthiesmom
We are in Atlanta, GA. My daughter is about the...

We are in Atlanta, GA. My daughter is about the 5th or 6th treated with propranolol by our doctor. It's the first that our pediatrician has heard of it, so her entire practice is pretty interested...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 02-02-2009, 03:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,337
Posted By ruthiesmom
successful propranolol treatment!

I wanted to share this information in case it might help someone. My 4 month-old daughter started propranolol last Wednesday (Jan. 28) and we are already seeing great improvments with her H's! She...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 01-26-2009, 01:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,495
Posted By ruthiesmom
Hi Dawn - is your daughter taking propranolol? ...

Hi Dawn - is your daughter taking propranolol? How is it going? Have you noticed any change in her H? My daughter will start taking it this week.
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 01-26-2009, 01:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,286
Posted By ruthiesmom
Thanks for replying! How long did your daughter...

Thanks for replying! How long did your daughter take propranolol (or is she still taking it)? Where is her H and what type is it? I would love to see before/after pictures if possible. It looks...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 01-20-2009, 01:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,286
Posted By ruthiesmom
Thanks Jessica - I did hear from that gentleman...

Thanks Jessica - I did hear from that gentleman last night.

I think that propranolol is used in the growth phase and afterwards. Part of my question/concern is that I've only run across children...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 01-19-2009, 02:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,286
Posted By ruthiesmom
Thanks Missy and Jessica. Our next appointment...

Thanks Missy and Jessica.

Our next appointment with the dermatologist is next Monday - the 26th. If we decide before then, we are to call and schedule everything. Otherwise, I assume we'll...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 01-19-2009, 02:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,286
Posted By ruthiesmom
seeking propranolol info

My 15 week old daughter has 3 H's - two small ones that aren't of concern and don't appear to be growing and one large one that has grown rapidly since birth. The large one is on her face in between...
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