Survival “nothing short of a miracle,” father says By Dave Andrusko Two weeks after being born prematurely weighing barely one pound, a baby boy has become the tiniest infant ever to survive heart surgery. His father, identified only as S P Jain, says his son’s survival is nothing short of a miracle, according to Alexandra …Continue reading "Weighing barely 1 pound at birth, baby becomes smallest infant ever to survive heart surgery"
By Lauren Enriquez Earlier this month, the L.A. Times reported on a rare cardiac surgery which was performed on a 25-week-old fetus in utero. The procedure — a first in southern California — was necessitated by poor blood flow through the baby’s left ventricle. Because the baby’s heart was not pumping blood properly, it was …Continue reading "LA doctors perform heart surgery on unborn baby after practicing with Jello and grapes"