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Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 07-22-2012, 05:31 PM
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Posted By lauren7844
Hi there, my daughter goes to Beckman Laser in...

Hi there, my daughter goes to Beckman Laser in Irvine, CA, but I do know that a lot of people go to Dr. Jay Burns in Dallas. I've talked to parents before who have used him for their children and...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 06-13-2012, 02:22 PM
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Posted By lauren7844
PWS laser progress

I just wanted to post a picture of my 16 month old Marlow who has a PWS on her left cheek. When she was born it was a dark red color, went a bit above the eyebrow, to the tip of nose, upper lip, and...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 02-20-2012, 04:21 PM
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Posted By lauren7844
My daughter has been under GA 6 times now for her...

My daughter has been under GA 6 times now for her laser treatments. I am an OR nurse and talked to several anesthesiologists about the effects of GA later on in life. Several that I talked to work at...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 05-22-2011, 10:35 PM
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Posted By lauren7844
My daughter's PWS is on the right.

My daughter's PWS is on the right.
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 05-22-2011, 10:29 PM
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Posted By lauren7844
We recently went to Dr. Nelson in Irvine, CA for...

We recently went to Dr. Nelson in Irvine, CA for our daughter's PWS on her face. We had noticed that around 7 weeks of age her PWS looked lighter than it did when she was born. Dr. Nelson said that...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 05-22-2011, 10:11 PM
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Posted By lauren7844
Thank you everyone for their replies. We went to...

Thank you everyone for their replies. We went to Irvine the end of April and saw Dr. Stuart Nelson and had Marlow's first treatment at 9 weeks. First of all, meeting Dr. Nelson was the first time...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 04-06-2011, 07:52 PM
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Posted By lauren7844
Thanks

Thank you for your reply. I'm very anxious to begin laser treatments and wish I could know how her PWS is going to respond. Sometimes I'm still kind of in shock about the whole thing. I just don't...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 03-21-2011, 02:10 PM
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Posted By lauren7844
Also I really want to know any experience anyone...

Also I really want to know any experience anyone has with treatment before 6 months of age and how well their infant recovered.
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 03-20-2011, 06:35 PM
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Posted By lauren7844
Yes, I guess so! Who is considered the best?...

Yes, I guess so! Who is considered the best? Also, some use anesthesia and some don't, which I'm confused about. If she is going to be in pain then I would like her to have anesthesia. I just want to...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 03-20-2011, 01:29 PM
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Posted By lauren7844
Treatment before 6 months for PWS

My daughter is 5 weeks old and has a PWS on her right cheek. After researching I've found that beginning treatment before 6 months can greatly impact the clearance of the PWS. Has anyone begun...
Forum: Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 03-15-2011, 12:36 AM
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Posted By lauren7844
My daughter is 3.5 weeks old and born with a PWS...

My daughter is 3.5 weeks old and born with a PWS on her right cheek. We were referred to Dr. Ghali and saw him last week. He said that his goal was to lighten the PWS 70%, but it could be more or...
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