Name: Dorsey

Gender: Male | DOB: 02/16/17
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Dorsey got an early start to life, born premature at anestimated 36 weeks and weighing 5.55 pounds. His foster care worker reports that this cute little guy is active andmoves a lot.  A small atrial septaldefect noted soon after birth will receive follow up when he is a yearold.  Some prenatal alcohol and tobaccoexposure was reported.  He has beenmonitored with brain sonograms and an MRI in June 2017 showed prominent extraaxial CSF (subarachnoid) space and a small amount of chronic subduralhemorrhage or subdural hygroma (both F-P-T convexity).  Monthly follow up has been taking place toobserve head circumference and fontanel, but no treatment has been recommendedthus far, and his next follow is planned for December 2017.  At his most recent Well Baby Check inSeptember 2017, he was in the 3rd percentile for height, 25thpercentile for weight, and 10th percentile for headcircumference.  He was 7 months old andassessed at 5-9 months developmentally. Dorsey needs a family who understands his medical history and canprovide any resources he may need in the future.

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