ABS Stories | Babies/Children – by Parents

Twin Love

Amniotic band constricting thumb of newborn

It’s not about what you planned, Or what you would have liked… It’s about what you have been given, And what you choose to do with it… Dec 2012, I hesitated in announcing the birth of our twin girls. I was in shock about Trinity’s amniotic banding. Actually, I was completely broken. It was the View Post

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My miracle child

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Last year in 2013 August, I gave birth to the most beautiful child ever, my son. When the doctors took him and he was being cleaned, I saw two nurses chatting. their faces were serious, but because I was still being stitched I could not tell what was going on. To my surprise later when View Post

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Urijah’s Little Hand

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I gave birth to my son Urijah on November 16, 2012. We had no idea that he was going to be born with ABS. We never even heard of it before this day.  Urijah is missing all four fingers on his left hand. He has just little numbs where his fingers should be. When I found View Post

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Urijah’s Little Hand

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I gave birth to my son Urijah on November 16, 2012. We had no idea that he was going to be born with ABS. We never even heard of it before this day.  Urijah is missing all four fingers on his left hand. He has just little numbs where his fingers should be. When I found View Post

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Blessings for Bryce

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I gave birth to my son Bryce 13 days ago not aware of abs one bit. All the doctors could see on ultrasound was that his left leg was swollen. No bands could be seen. All four of his limbs were affected, his left side being the least affected. On his left hand, all four View Post

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Chad, Our Little Warrior

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First, I would like to thank every person who takes time to read Chad’s story. Chad was born on May 27, 2012 and we didn’t know that he was affected by ABS. He had 3 fingers on each hand and for those who are missing, he had half of them. I’m sorry for my english, View Post

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Alaska’s ABS story

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I was 16 weeks into my pregnancy when we had found out about Amniotic band syndrome. We had never heard of Amniotic Band Syndrome before. The doctor’s sent me to UofM for better ultrasounds (3d). They told me my baby’s finger’s were affected by ABS, possibly the pinky was missing. It was hard for me View Post

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Ashton’s story

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I gave birth to my son Ashton in April 2010 , I instantly knew something was wrong because both nurses became extremely quiet & called the Dr. over to where Ashton was. Turns out he was born missing his left hand due to Abs. He does have small digits on his left hand, he was View Post

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Colton’s story

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This story is about my little boy, Colton.  When I was 20 weeks pregnant, my doctor wanted to do a sonogram because I was having problems with my blood pressure.  The sonogram showed something was wrong with one of Colton’s hands. Because I had a brother that was born with webbed fingers, we thought that View Post

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Sergio’s ABS story

My son Sergio  was born 06/20/2000 with ABS syndrome.  At the time that he was born I had never heard of this  condition. Sergio was born with all his fingers but 3  fingers where webbed and short on his right hand and on his left hand his middle and index finger webbed together he also had a clubfoot View Post

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