Susan Haas says that when her daughter, Lexi, was born she was a normal, healthy baby girl.
"This was a child who had no issues," said Haas, a Charlotte, N.C.-based medical writer.
So when Lexi, at 3 days old, developed jaundice -- a common liver condition that is estimated to affect six out of every 10 babies -- the doctor was not concerned, Haas said.
That was seven years ago. Today at 6:30 a.m., Lexi, 7, headed into an operating room at Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center for...Full Story