“Did you know she was missing her arm?” I had just delivered my second little girl.
ABS Stories | Teens/Adult – their own stories
Today I saw a photo and article in Parade magazine about the marvels of 3D printing. I read about a young girl’s condition called amniotic band syndrome. I realize that this is what happened to me! I was born in 1955 with nubs for fingers on my left hand and rings around my toes and my right leg was View PostView Post
I was born in September, 1949. At my birth, I had the high webbing between all of my fingers and toes. The digits affects and how are:~On my left hand, my pinky and ring fingers are missing after the first joint, my middle finger has most of the tip missing, and my index finger is View PostView Post
Our son Chapin was born on June 16, 1992 in Washington DC. He was our first child and I had a normal pregnancy (with the exception of some light vaginal bleeding at 8 weeks, but my OB-GYN was not concerned). When he was born four days after his due date, the nurses performing the APGAR View PostView Post
Hello everyone! My name is Megan and I was born missing three fingers on my left hand, and also have a smaller palm on the affected side due to ABS. Fortunately, I have really good function in my hand and have had absolutely no trouble throughout life (I’m 30). The hardest part of this defect was dealing View PostView Post