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Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 31st July 2007, 11:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,373
Posted By michelle wessollek
Have you heard of vepter? Its very simlar to...

Have you heard of vepter? Its very simlar to growing rods were they legnthen them every 4 yo 6 months.that a pretty severe curv.My son was born with a 55 degree then progressed to 64 in just a couple...
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 28th July 2007, 02:49 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,928
Posted By michelle wessollek
I live in America so I think things are a little...

I live in America so I think things are a little differant,but just wanted to tell you that my son is 3 and we recive SSI (social sacuiaraty)I had to go to court and prove that his condition can be...
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 21st June 2007, 05:54 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,197
Posted By michelle wessollek
Hi vepter stands for vertical expandable...

Hi vepter stands for vertical expandable prostthetic titanium rib.James was unable to get juat the regular vepter because of hemmi vertabra ( they were unable to conect it to his spine)so they gave...
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 21st June 2007, 01:12 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,197
Posted By michelle wessollek
When you say bars are you talking about vepter?My...

When you say bars are you talking about vepter?My son is 3 has congintal scoli he has vepter rods.Doc Smith at childrens in Saltlake city is his Doc.I would be happy to answer any ? you might...
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 19th June 2007, 04:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,215
Posted By michelle wessollek
Jennycat I will be praying for your little man...

Jennycat I will be praying for your little man and for you and your family .Its so nerve racking when you dont know answers about your child,just hang in there youll have answers soon.Godbless
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 16th June 2007, 04:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,184
Posted By michelle wessollek
Hi my son was born with congintal scoli.At the...

Hi my son was born with congintal scoli.At the time his curv was 55.when he was about one and a half it progressed to 63 he could not be braced because of hemmi verta bra. We live in USA we live in...
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 15th June 2007, 04:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,215
Posted By michelle wessollek
Hi Jennycat I was just wondering how the...

Hi Jennycat I was just wondering how the appointment went today.When you get time and feel up to talking please let me know.Youre in my prayers.
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 14th June 2007, 09:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,104
Posted By michelle wessollek
I am so sorry for the run around on the article...

I am so sorry for the run around on the article Iam kinda new at the computer and dont know how to post the links.Iam glad you got to read the article James is my miracle.Thanks for responding to my...
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 13th June 2007, 11:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,215
Posted By michelle wessollek
Hi Jennycat I dont know much about Kyphosis I...

Hi Jennycat I dont know much about Kyphosis I think thats were the spine bends forward as to scoliosis is were the curv or curvs go to the side.So I dont know what choices there are as far as...
Forum: General Discussions 13th June 2007, 09:47 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 30,115
Posted By michelle wessollek
James is treated at childrens hospital in...

James is treated at childrens hospital in SaltLake by Dr Smith.James has Vepter implants.
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 13th June 2007, 09:41 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,215
Posted By michelle wessollek
JennyCat, Yes James has vepter implants he has...

JennyCat, Yes James has vepter implants he has surgry every 4 to6 months.Vepter allows for the lungs and spine to grow.Were as spinal fusion does not.When he is about 16 or17 (when his body is done...
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 13th June 2007, 09:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,215
Posted By michelle wessollek
Hi my son has hemmi vertabra through out his...

Hi my son has hemmi vertabra through out his spine and was born with congintial scoli .I cannot stress enough how important it is to see a pediatric ortho never a chiroprater.It sounds like your son...
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 13th June 2007, 05:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,104
Posted By michelle wessollek
The web site is Wyoming Bikers Association. Click...

The web site is Wyoming Bikers Association. Click the search then scroll down to # 5 Its called Black leather heart strings click on that.
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 13th June 2007, 02:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,104
Posted By michelle wessollek
VEPTER means vertical expandable prosthetic...

VEPTER means vertical expandable prosthetic titanium rib.Congential means born with.I was about 5 months preg with James I was told I should get an abortion that if he lived he would be a vegtable....
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 13th June 2007, 12:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,104
Posted By michelle wessollek
Hi my name is michelle and I have a son who has...

Hi my name is michelle and I have a son who has congential scoliosis he has the vepter implants one on each side that go from his top rib to his pelvic.I dont have any ?s now.I just wanted to...
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 12th June 2007, 11:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 793
Posted By michelle wessollek
I would defantly go to a differant Doc.Do you...

I would defantly go to a differant Doc.Do you live close to Saltlake city ? Dr Smith is a great Doc I take my son there he is 3 and has congential scoliosis.If you want I can give you his phone...
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