Facts about Manie
Was born with Transposition of the Great Arteries.
Had a balloon procedure shortly after birth to keep him alive.
Had open heart surgery at 1 week old.
Had 3 cardiac caths to correct problems with collaterals.
Has had several coils put in his collaterals.
Has a leak in his valve.
Manie has also suffered from acid reflux
Manie was on an adult dose of meds for acid reflux for six months.
Because of the acid reflux Manie has bad teeth. His baby teeth are ruined.
When Manie goes to the dentist he has to have dental work done with out Novocaine or nitrous oxide.