Hydrocephalus internal – ventriculoperitoneal shunt, Spina bifida, congenital anomalies of the urinary system, ventral hernia.
Listed: April 25, 2016
She can sit with support on her back. Sometimes they put her in a walker but she cannot push herself because she has no sensation in her lower limbs. She makes tries to stand up alone in her bed but because of the paraplegia of her lower limbs, she does not succeed.
She is very selective as to the people whom to have contact with, as well as to objects. Sometimes she does not want to be touched and push your hand, but when she wants to be taken in your hands, she stretches out her hands to you.
She likes to eat and to be fed, she accepts the food with pleasure and appetite.
As to words by the staff, she likes to hold small objects and toys. She manipulates with them by knocking them, licking them or knocking them in her teeth. The staff shared that she has favorite toy “stuff animal”, which she likes to “play” with.
Because we only have this child’s file for a short time, she will not be able to receive donations until a family is found for her.