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is gastroschesis hard to deal with after the baby has surgery? im about 27 weeks pregnant and our daughter has gastroschesis (for those of u who dont know what that is its when the intestines are outside the tummy)??

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audri216

Asked by audri216 at 2:35 AM on Oct. 16, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • im not sure but i wish u the best of luck
    firstimemomm603

    Answer by firstimemomm603 at 2:37 AM on Oct. 16, 2009

  • My cousin was born with it in 1982 before u/s were routinely done so her mom didnt know she had it til she was born! She is FINE now and had no issues growing up:) I would think your daughter probably wont be able to eat as much as another baby as she is recovering and you will need to keep the incision site clean but that will probably be it
    Jaydin_Makenna

    Answer by Jaydin_Makenna at 11:42 AM on Oct. 16, 2009

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