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Video: Frontiers of Human Fetal Brain Imaging in Health and Disease Risk

We are utilizing MRI techniques to pick up early deviations in brain growth and development among fetuses diagnosed with critical heart disease as early as the 3rd trimester of pregnancy. Currently, the obstetrical and imaging tools that are available to us have the ability to pick up fetal distress and brain injury but by the time we’re able to gather the evidence of injury, it’s usually too late to reverse the damage.


Tyson and Tyler's Story

conjoined twins

Before they had even entered the world, Children's National doctors had hatched a plan to safely deliver and then separate conjoined twins Tyson and Tyler.

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