This was in addition to the catastrophic damage to her trachea and esophagus we already knew about.
1. We could authorize surgery that would give an airway. Risks included catastrophic bleeding, paralysis, inability to locate airway, and death.
2. We could do nothing, and Emma would pass away within minutes of birth under anesthesia having never awoken or felt any pain.
@SenSasse is a liar. His evil bill is a lie.
And I remain grateful that I had the choice.