Omphalocele Patient Stories

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Giant Omphalocele: Jameson's Story


When Jameson was diagnosed with giant omphalocele before birth, the positive attitude of the team at CHOP made his parents feel much better about the journey ahead.

Giant Omphalocele: Charlotte's Story

Fetal Patient Charlotte Checkup

Diagnosed before birth with giant omphalocele, Charlotte came to CHOP for delivery, surgery and follow-up care by a team experienced in caring for this birth defect.

Giant Omphalocele: Jackson's Story

Jackson at the pool

Casey and Bryan Kirsch were determined to give their son Jackson every chance to live a healthy life when they learned that he had a giant omphalocele.

Omphalocele: Charlie's Story

Charlie smiling

One of the first patients treated by CHOP's Center for Fetal Diagnosis & Treatment, Charlie underwent seven surgeries to repair a giant omphalocele.