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Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 09-14-2007, 02:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,333
Posted By Aprilsmom
My 2 year old daughter has had 5 lasers under GA....

My 2 year old daughter has had 5 lasers under GA. She did great. It is very fast. I think our longest was 12 min? and that was the most "dots" she has had so far. The others took less than 10min....
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 08-25-2007, 05:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,221
Posted By Aprilsmom
I remember the first numbing weeks. She was my...

I remember the first numbing weeks. She was my third girl and after the delivery I was told she would be my last baby. They brought her in and told me she had a bruise on her right temple/forhead...
Forum: Adults Living with Birthmarks 03-09-2007, 09:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,534
Posted By Aprilsmom
I am not an adult with PWS, my 18 month old...

I am not an adult with PWS, my 18 month old daughter has a PWS. I read this thread to learn all I can. That being said, she is the 1st on either side of our families to have a PWS. She is the...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 02-03-2007, 08:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,846
Posted By Aprilsmom
Hello Jettmom My daughter has only had 4...

Hello Jettmom
My daughter has only had 4 treatments but they have been from 8 weeks to 3 months. We only had to wait 3 months once and that was in the summer. Her Dr seems busier in the summer. I...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 01-29-2007, 01:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,160
Posted By Aprilsmom
Hi Robin Sorry i didn't see you. My husband had...

Hi Robin Sorry i didn't see you. My husband had to stay with my other daughters so I was a little nervous doing it alone but we did good. I am glad your daughter is doing and responding well.
They...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 01-06-2007, 02:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,160
Posted By Aprilsmom
Hello SD My daughter is 16 months old and has a...

Hello SD
My daughter is 16 months old and has a PWS on her right temple and corner of eye. For the first 4 months we were given the wrong information about her birthmark but I didn't believe them so...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 11-28-2006, 08:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,660
Posted By Aprilsmom
Robin Dr Metry office wasn't able to help? I...

Robin
Dr Metry office wasn't able to help? I am not sure how she coded Aprils treatment but our insurance covered it. I wasn't expecting them to after reading our benefits booklet. Her office...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 11-28-2006, 06:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,160
Posted By Aprilsmom
Robin Glad to here from you. She did great. ...

Robin
Glad to here from you. She did great. From what we see now she will have another treatment. The pruple is gone but it is still a little red. This last treatment really lighten it alot. The...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 11-08-2006, 12:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,660
Posted By Aprilsmom
Hello 1st treatment $3877.00 for Dr and $492.00...

Hello

1st treatment $3877.00 for Dr and $492.00 ANESTHESIOLOGY

2nd treatment $4541.00 for DR. and $492.00 ANESTHESIOLOGY

Not sure what the difference was that made the second more...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 11-04-2006, 04:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,160
Posted By Aprilsmom
Robin, I think we may have spoke Thursday in the...

Robin,
I think we may have spoke Thursday in the elevator. My daughter had the PWS on her temple. If so I am glad to hear she is doing well. My daughter also did well and is playing. Her next...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 05-27-2006, 08:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,589
Posted By Aprilsmom
Hello My daughter is 8 months old and has a PWS...

Hello
My daughter is 8 months old and has a PWS on her right temple. She had her first laser tx on May 8. Her 1st pediatrician told me she had a strawberry and it would go away. I did not believe...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 02-14-2006, 09:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,581
Posted By Aprilsmom
Re: insurance and MRI

Kiddiemom3,

Thanks you for the info. on the MRI it sounds like waiting is best. I wasn't sure if the derm. would even suggest getting one. I fear that I will be fighting with my insurance over the...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 02-08-2006, 09:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,581
Posted By Aprilsmom
Re: insurance and MRI

Julie thank you I think the waiting is definitely hard. I am not very patient when it comes to something like this. My grandmother told me yesterday it is because I can't control the situation and...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 02-07-2006, 05:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,581
Posted By Aprilsmom
Re: insurance and MRI

She has her 1st Dermatology appt. on March 28 with Dr Denise Metry at Texas Cheldrens in houston. I saw her on the directory and she was recommended by our peditrician.

I was asking about the MRI...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 02-06-2006, 08:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,581
Posted By Aprilsmom
insurance and MRI

I have a 5 month old daughter with a PWS on her right temple area and corner of eyelid. Just found out at 4 month check up because her 1st peditrician said it would go away(strawberry) but I knew...
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