Tag: achondroplasia

Tag: achondroplasia

An Exploration of Achondroplasia Through a Surgical Lens
February 15, 2023 Genetically Modified Life Ariel Sykes

“Treatment” of an Identity: An Exploration of Achondroplasia Through a Surgical Lens By Elynn Chang Table of Contents Introduction Identity Achondroplasia Stakeholders Values Conclusion Introduction With a limb-lengthening treatment brochure in your hand, sitting alone in the doctor’s office you stand up and you look at yourself in the mirror. You repeatedly ask yourself, “Why

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