kyla-chosen to be my daughter

Kyla 2

Kyla is my daughter. At 3 months old, she was diagnosed with 8P- Syndrome (A rare chromosomal disorder involving deletion of the short arm (p) of chromosome 8 resulting in various abnormalities), with a deletion designation of 23.1. Kyla was born with a congenital heart defect of a complete atrial and ventricular septal defects, skeletal malformations- diagnosed at 2 years of age, and focal cortical dysplasia (a congenital birth defect that stems from abnormal brain development in an unborn child) diagnosed at 5 years. At 3 months old, having only the heart and syndrome diagnosis, we were ...[Read more]