Girl, born October 2011
Significant gross motor delays, low vision, deafness in one ear, frequent respiratory illness
The was born at 25 to 26 weeks gestation and has had some of the usual problems associated with very premature babies. As of her last medical examination, she showed delay in general motor skills development, with improvement since last observation period- can sit independently, can stand continuously if placed to solid support, walks with assistance and crawls. She can reach, hold and play with a toy, placed in front of her. The left ear is with normal hearing, the right ear does not react. Can hold her attention for a while. Can articulate some sounds- ma-ma, la-la. Medical conditions that persist are asthma and diminished vision likely due to oxygen therapy after birth.
The agency has additional pictures and short videos of her, as well as more medical information.
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.