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Photos – Baby With Rare Condition Born without a Nose

Photos – Baby With Rare Condition Born without a Nose

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A Baby has been born with a rare condition Doctors describe as Complete Congenital Arhinia, an extremely rare condition where congenital partial or complete absence of the nose at birth.

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Immediately he was born, Eli began breathing through his mouth. Eli’s mother, Brandi McGlathery, said she knew immediately her child was born that something wasn’t right.

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Speaking to Al.com, Eli’s Mother said:

“I pulled back and said, ‘Something’s wrong! And the doctor said, ‘No, he’s perfectly fine.’ Then I shouted, ‘He doesn’t have a nose!”

Eli was born with a rare condition known as complete congenital arhinia. The condition affects fewer than 40 other people around the world, according to the University of South Alabama Children’s & Women’s Hospital.

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According to what his mother said, Eli will have to grow past puberty before his nasal passageways could be rebuilt surgically.

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Until then, she said, she wants to spare him any unnecessary facial surgeries. “We think he’s perfect the way he is,” she said.

“Until the day he wants to have a nose, we don’t want to touch him. We have to take it day by day.”

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