New Treatment Helps Girl Born Without Bones - NBC Bay Area

    New Treatment Helps Girl Born Without Bones

    Janelly Martinez-Amador, 6, was born with no bones in her body. Doctors believed this rare medical condition was unsurvivable, but a new drug and experimental treatment at Vanderbilt Children's Hospital has changed everything. She has bones now and for the first time in her life, is able to wave and roll herself over. (Published Thursday, Apr 25, 2013) Janelly Martinez-Amador, 6, was born with no bones in her body. Doctors believed this rare medical condition was unsurvivable, but a new drug and... See More