I Have Gastroschisis

A Gastroschisis anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Gastroschisis. You're not alone. 21 People

    I am a 22 year old girl

    who has Gastroschisis and I can. Not stress how much I hate my scar. I hate my body and quiet frankly it depresses me. I have been diagnosed with depression because of it and in al honestly, I would like to talk to someone who was born with it as well.
    beatlesfan1992 beatlesfan1992
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Aug 16, 2014

    Avery's Angels Gastroschisis Foundation

    hi everyone! I just wanted to let you know about Avery's Angels Gastroschisis Foundation. I'm Kayte, CAO. We're based in the USA but help families around the globe by providing emotional support & parent-to-parent volunteer contacts. At times we do speak with hospital staff on...
    averysangels averysangels
    26-30
    Dec 16, 2010

    24 Weeks Pregnant With Gastroschisis Baby

    Hi, my name is Michelle im 23 years old and 24 weeks pregnant with a baby boy who has gastroschisis. I cant even begin to explain how scared i am about everything. i just want to know that he is going to be okay. Im also a type 1 diabetic which is making this pregnancy even...
    prettynpink1700 prettynpink1700
    22-25, F
    7 Responses Mar 2, 2010

    My Gastroschisis Bub

    Hi everyone My son Lucas was diagnosed with Gastroschisis at our 18week ultrasound, We got told the wrong sex as well which is apparently common in Gastro baby's. Its so hard to know what to expect especially when the doctors and ultrasound techs just say we will have to wait...
    mzwan10 mzwan10
    22-25
    Apr 13, 2010

    My Son Was Born With Gastroschisis

    I had routine MSS blood screening done at 17 weeks pregnant.. and there was a defect detected.. I was sent to a special hospital in Hamilton ..Mc Master University childrens hospital, they were to do an ultra sound to find out what he defect was, I was worried to find out my baby...
    alliecat89 alliecat89
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Nov 19, 2009

    Gastro Baby

    hi my name is briana and my son has gasrtoschisis found out when i was 18 weeks pregnant.he was born at 35 weeks 3 pounds 11 ounces i had went into labor and he was not doing so good his heart rate was not doing good and he had pooped inside me so they decided to deliver him...
    brianawhite92 brianawhite92
    18-21
    1 Response Jun 19, 2010

    Gastroschisis

    Hi,I was Born with gastroschisis and i went through alot. I am now almost 13 and i would love to meet someone who was born with Gastroschisis. My most recent surgery was June 10th 2009 due to skin tightness. I've gone through alot in my life i feel very proud that i went through...
    chickinlittle209 chickinlittle209
    13-15
    3 Responses May 28, 2010

    My Angel Baby Had Gastroschisis

    I'm not posting this to scare anyone, but to bring to light that not every situation ends ideally... My husband and I had the quad-screen testing done when I was 18 weeks pregnant with our little girl, Arya. The testing came back with elevated levels indicating that there was a...
    AryasMommy AryasMommy
    22-25
    2 Responses Nov 19, 2012

    My Son Has Gastroschisis

    When I was 20 weeks pregnant, I went into the rountine, "let's find out the gender of your baby" ultrasound. But instead of finding out what I was having, I found out there were some problems. Immediately I found out I needed to make an appointment at this high risk hospital. One...
    MisssBlazzz MisssBlazzz
    18-21, F
    7 Responses Sep 27, 2009

    13w 4dys, Just Found Out Our Baby Has Gastroschisis

       I'm 40 years old, this is my 7th pregnancy. I have had 1 child (21 years ago), 5 miscarriages (lost between weeks 10  - 12)  I was already plenty worried due to my history and add to it I'm diabetic and now have hypertension. My glucose levels have been...
    KimberlyP822 KimberlyP822
    36-40
    5 Responses Nov 29, 2010

    My granddaughter was born with Gastroschisis in

    June 2010. Avery's Angels has been our rock. Please visit us on Face book and Averysangels.org
    tabrdo tabrdo
    46-50, F
    Aug 9, 2014

    Undetected

    My son, Adrian, was born November 11, 2009 at 2:10pm. I delivered him vaginally and when he came out, not only were his large intestines, small intestines, stomach and part of his liver out, but he wasn't breathing. They had to resuscitate him and then rush him to Rockford NICU...
    adriansmommy adriansmommy
    18-21, F
    Jan 13, 2010

    Dahlia<3

    I am 21 years old, and just delivered my first child on september 28, at 35 weeks. She was six pounds one ounce, and born with all her intestines as well as stomach outside her body. Ive known about her gastroschisis since very early in my pregnancy..butit didnt really sink.in I...
    LoveMyBabyDoll LoveMyBabyDoll
    18-21
    1 Response Oct 5, 2012

    God's Special Gift

    i am clandestine kate,. daughter of Rizelle De Pedro and Roaldo Besas, im still inside my mom's tummy, but expected to come out on September 26, 2009. my special gift from God was diagnose when i was 7 month old fetus. my mom and dad went to different hospital just...
    lhai lhai
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Sep 24, 2009

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