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Boy Born Without A Brain Dies At Age 12


9/2/2014 7:26:33 AM

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A Louisiana boy who suffered from a rare condition in which he was born without a brain defied the odds he was given. KSLA reports that 12-year-old Trevor Judge Waltrip died peacefully in his sleep, after his family was told he would likely die within a year. Trevor was born with just a brain stem and a rare condition called hydranencephaly, in which sacs filled with cerebro-spinal fluid replace the cerebral hemispheres people have in their brain.

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