The Philadelphia Inquirer Features Story on Innovative Treatment for Fatal Genetic Condition

Published on in CHOP News

Natalie Van WykAfter losing two of their babies to heart attacks, the fatal disease and devastation struck the Van Wyk family for a third time — but this time, the baby would be a medical miracle. Thanks to an innovative prenatal and postnatal care plan for generalized arterial calcification of infancy (GACI) developed by a team of doctors at CHOP, Natalie is a spunky, healthy 20-month-old.

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