Vitória Marchioli suffers from a rare Treacher Collins syndrome, she was born without her eyes, mouth and a nose. Doctors gave her hours to live when she was born, they told her parents to not feed her and to let her die. The parents did not listen and went against the doctor’s orders and demanded their daughter get treatment. After 8 operations they slowly started to construct her face but is still told by doctors that she wouldn’t reach the age of 6. Vitória defied all odds and is now 9-years-old.
Girl Born Without A Face, Doctors Tell Parents To Let Her Die, Reaches Her 9th Birthday
Girl born without a face expected to die within hours defies the odds by reaching her ninth birthday