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Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 08-13-2008, 02:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,446
Posted By lspressler
My DD has had three tx w/o GA. Her PWS is small...

My DD has had three tx w/o GA. Her PWS is small and on her upper lip. The entire process takes seconds and we decided it wasn't worth the GA. She stops crying immediately after she is no longer held...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 02-23-2008, 03:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,194
Posted By lspressler
Hi- I understand your concern. My daughter has a...

Hi- I understand your concern. My daughter has a PWS under her nose to her lip. Yes, you can blanch it. That confused me as well. I was told that hers was a hemangioma even though it was flat. I...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 12-30-2007, 02:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,371
Posted By lspressler
Thank you! She doesn't get GA since it's such a...

Thank you! She doesn't get GA since it's such a small spot. They papoose her so that really p*sses her off! :-) But the procedure only last about 1 minute so she screams and screams but the minute...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 12-28-2007, 11:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,371
Posted By lspressler
Pictures of 2nd treatment

Well my daughter had her 2nd treatment on Nov 29 and we are thrilled with the results! She is 14 wks old and is scheduled for her 3rd tx in January. We are hoping to be almost done.
It's funny...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 10-24-2007, 05:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,285
Posted By lspressler
Reposting treatment pics-

These pictures are bigger- sorry! But you can see the PWS better.
Again, before treatment, 2 days after, and 1 wk. after treatment. Can you see a difference?

Laura
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 10-24-2007, 05:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,181
Posted By lspressler
Pics of 1st treatment

Wanted to post pictures of my daughter's treatment. The pics are of before treatment, 2 days after treatment and 1 week after treatment. What do you think?
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 10-22-2007, 02:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,107
Posted By lspressler
She is 5 wks old-her stain would probably be...

She is 5 wks old-her stain would probably be covered by a nickel-if that makes sense-ha
I'm seeing some fading for sure and it's been 4 days. It's minimal but we're happy. I know that the dr. will...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 10-20-2007, 02:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,107
Posted By lspressler
Had her first treatment

We went to the Dr. and he went ahead and did the 1st treatment. Her area is so small that he didn't want to do G.A. They put her in a papoose board and from start to finish -including getting her...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 10-20-2007, 02:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,363
Posted By lspressler
what a cutie pie- I hope my daughter's fades as...

what a cutie pie- I hope my daughter's fades as much as your daughter's does- I'm nervous that her paticular area will be stubburn as well... but we'll do what we can. It's kinda light to start with...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 10-16-2007, 03:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,363
Posted By lspressler
Thank you! She is a doll! :-)

Thank you! She is a doll! :-)
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 10-15-2007, 05:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,363
Posted By lspressler
Missy- I've e-mailed you a pic- thank you so...

Missy- I've e-mailed you a pic- thank you so much!

Glenda- check your e-mail! :-)

Laura
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 10-11-2007, 03:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,363
Posted By lspressler
Melissa- your son is such a cutie pie! thanks for...

Melissa- your son is such a cutie pie! thanks for sharing his picture. I hate to hear they won't treat him any earlier- I'm anxious to hear how long our doctor wants to wait.
Glenda- I'd love to...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 10-10-2007, 03:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,363
Posted By lspressler
3 wk old with PWS

I have a brand new baby girl with a small PWS on her face between her nose and lip. We go to Dr. Poole in Metarie, LA on October 18th for consultation. I'm so anxious to start treatment. I'm a little...
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