During a 17-week ultrasound, Wanda and her husband Michael Sr. learned that the baby they were expecting had a congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH). They were devastated when the physician recommended terminating the pregnancy, and pressed for further options.
They found the hope they were looking for at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment.
Today, Michael Jr. is a senior in high school, playing percussion in his school’s marching band and interested in pursuing a career as an electrical engineer. Read more about Michael’s journey.
Wanda walked into The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia when she was 17 weeks pregnant with her son Michael. Look at him now.
Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia (CDH)
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