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Derek was born with a bilateral cleft lip and palate. Derek's pictures are presented to you by his parents, Chris and Michelle, and his big sister Danni.
|Derek was born on February 23, 1997.
He weighed 10 pounds, 4-1/2 ounces and was 20-1/2 inches long.
This is his newborn picture taken at the hospital. He's one day old.
Derek at 10 weeks old, with big sister Danni, 6
|Derek at 3 months. 2 days before lip repair
|Hanging out one week after surgery. His cheeks are still
real red from the tape on the Logan's Bow.
3-1/2 months old
This was taken 2 weeks after surgery.
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