Fatal Birth Defect- A Mom Shares Her Story - MUSC Health

  • Published on:  3/29/2011
  • At a routine 20-week ultrasound, Layna Stafford and husband Matt found out there was a potential problem with their baby boy. She was sent to the MUSC Prenatal Wellness Center, where they delivered the devastating news that baby Jaxton had a fatal birth defect and would likely not live long after birth. Through it all, Layna describes the care and support she and her husband received from the team at MUSC. It gave them the courage to try again for another child- this time with a happy ending.