Trisomy 21 Program Patient Stories

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Down Syndrome: Aidan's Story

Aidan smiling

Every day is a new adventure for Aidan, a 1-year-old with Down syndrome who embraces each new challenge with a smile on his face.

Down Syndrome: Brody's Story


When Brody was born, his parents were shocked to learn he had Down syndrome. Today, they've learned to embrace the unexpected with their 12-year-old son.

Down Syndrome: Eve's Story


For 15-year-old Eve, every day is a new adventure and she can't wait to see what's next: fashion, sports or travel.

Down syndrome: Neva's Story


Neva, an 11-year-old with Down syndrome, is confident, full of joy and ready for anything, with the support of her family.

Patent Ductus Arteriosus and Trisomy 21: Katie's Story


Born with trisomy 21 (Down syndrome), Katie's doctors knew to be on the lookout for potential heart issues. At 3 months old, Katie was diagnosed with patent ductus arteriosus and came to CHOP's Cardiac Center for help.