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Lukas had his cranial surgery 3/18/13, doing fantastic!


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March 28th, 2013, 12:22 AM
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Hello Ladies! It's been awhile since I posted here as I am more of a facebook girl these days. I just wanted to let you all know that Lukas had his surgery for metopic craniosynostosis 3/18/13 and is doing fantastic. If it wasn't for the giant scar running ear-to-ear over his head you would never know that he had surgery. They only shaved a thin strip of his hair where his incision is so he still has his baby mohawk/pompadour hairdo. The days leading up to, during, and immediately after surgery were the hardest of my life due to the immense worry and anxiety I felt. He spent 4 and a half days in the hospital. I am so grateful and relieved that my baby is doing so well post-op. He is the most amazing, wonderful, joyful little soul in the entire world! For those that are interested, I have many pics and Lukas's story documented on facebook at https://www.facebook.com/selena.hair.
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Lukas was born with moderate to severe metopic craniosynostosis with trigonocephaly. Corrective surgery performed March 18, 2013. We are on the other side!!!
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March 28th, 2013, 04:24 AM
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I'm impressed with how well his head is healed up already. DH didn't get the zig-zag cut, it was straight across and his scar is really noticeable without shaggy hair. It doesn't look like Lukas' scar will be noticeable at all, that's so great. I bet it feels SO good getting that out of the way ((hug))
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March 28th, 2013, 05:53 AM
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Awe, hugs Selena! I can't imagine having my little one in the hospital. I would be a nervous wreck. So glad he is doing well and that everything went off without a hitch.
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March 29th, 2013, 04:19 PM
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Glad to hear it went well!
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March 30th, 2013, 07:39 AM
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So glad to hear it went well!!! I couldn't imagine my LO having surgery, I probably wouldn't have been able to sleep for weeks before hand
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