Lauricia had several ultrasounds during her pregnancy that indicated her son Zacchaeus was not developing typically. Lauricia and her husband Jose found out shortly after Zacchaeus was born that he had Cornelia de Lange syndrome.
While pregnant, Ariel had a nuchal translucency test on her baby. Doctor’s found that the fluid pocket on the back of their baby’s neck was measuring larger than normal, and later doctors discovered an abnormality with their baby’s heart. At 34 weeks pregnant they were told that their baby was not measuring up to gestational age.