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Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 10-15-2012, 03:29 PM
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Posted By evanskl4
Oh wow, good to know, thank you! Dr. Levitin is...

Oh wow, good to know, thank you! Dr. Levitin is our surgeon too, just in NY!
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 10-12-2012, 06:03 PM
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Posted By evanskl4
Surgery information?

Hi, my daughter is scheduled to have surgery on her H next week. I'm hoping to hear from others who have gone through this what their experience was like. Just curious how cranky she will be...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 10-12-2012, 06:01 PM
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Posted By evanskl4
Hi there, my daughter also has an H on her cheek....

Hi there, my daughter also has an H on her cheek. She was on propanolol for about 6 months (from 2-8 months of age) and we recently weaned her off. She's also had 4 laser treatments and will be...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 10-12-2012, 05:36 PM
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Posted By evanskl4
Hi Jenni, My daughter has had 4 laser treatments...

Hi Jenni,

My daughter has had 4 laser treatments without anesthesia. She is younger than your LO though (almost 10 months). We did try numbing cream with the first treatment but it is messy and I...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 10-12-2012, 05:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5
Posted By evanskl4
Wow, great results! He is so cute. I bet in a few...

Wow, great results! He is so cute. I bet in a few more months it will fade even more. Best of luck!
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 07-12-2012, 06:23 PM
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Posted By evanskl4
Thank you for sharing! My daughter will be having...

Thank you for sharing! My daughter will be having surgery in October, and it really helps to see these pictures and know what to expect. Your son is adorable, and I am so glad he is doing so well!
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 07-12-2012, 06:19 PM
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Posted By evanskl4
They are a little bit painful. Our dermatologist...

They are a little bit painful. Our dermatologist would put numbing cream on her face first, but she still would cry during the treatment. 5 minutes later, she was fine though.
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 06-27-2012, 02:22 PM
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Posted By evanskl4
That's great progress! He is a cutie.

That's great progress! He is a cutie.
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 06-26-2012, 07:13 PM
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Posted By evanskl4
Hi, my daughter has had 3 laser treatments now,...

Hi, my daughter has had 3 laser treatments now, and afterwards she gets black scabs that evenutally fall off (and the hemangioma looks better and lighter afterwards).

I've attached a photo of her...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 06-20-2012, 06:33 PM
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Posted By evanskl4
Hi, I started my daughter on propanolol when she...

Hi, I started my daughter on propanolol when she was 5 weeks old. She's now 6 months and as far as I can tell has had no side effects from the medicine. However, it also didn't make a significant...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 04-18-2012, 06:40 PM
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Posted By evanskl4
That is amazing! I am so glad that propanolol...

That is amazing! I am so glad that propanolol worked so well for your son!
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 04-06-2012, 02:23 PM
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Posted By evanskl4
Wow, that's great! So that just happened...

Wow, that's great! So that just happened naturally, you never put her on the propanolol?
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 04-02-2012, 05:57 PM
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Posted By evanskl4
Thanks Nicole! Yeah, we definitely plan to wait a...

Thanks Nicole! Yeah, we definitely plan to wait a bit. She is staying on the propanolol for a bit longer and we will consider surgery in a few months. If she does have to have surgery, I'd rather do...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 03-29-2012, 08:21 PM
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Posted By evanskl4
Yep, most people see great results. Unfortunately...

Yep, most people see great results. Unfortunately we have not. My daughter has a large hemagioma on her cheek, and we started her on propanolol when she was 5 weeks old. She is now over 3 months old...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 03-08-2012, 09:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5
Posted By evanskl4
thanks all! we are taking her to see dr. levitin...

thanks all! we are taking her to see dr. levitin next week!
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 03-01-2012, 03:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5
Posted By evanskl4
Laser vs. propanolol

My daughter is now 11 weeks old and has a large H on her face near her mouth (see photo). We were referred to a pediatric dermatologist who started her on propanolol. She has been on it for about 5...
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