Baby born with no eyes in need of loving home after being abandoned by his mum

A BABY born with no eyes is in determined want of a loving house after his younger mum deserted him.

Little Alexander Ok – often known as Sasha – is in any other case wholesome however won’t ever see resulting from a uncommon situation that solely two different infants on this planet have.

Little Alexander K - known as Sasha - was born without eyes
Valery Kasatkin

Little Alexander Ok – often known as Sasha – was born with out eyes[/caption]

Nurses say the smiley boy is a very 'cheerful baby'
Valery Kasatkin

Nurses say the smiley boy is a really ‘cheerful child’[/caption]

His younger mum was raised in a Russian orphanage and determined earlier than his start to surrender the kid as a result of she didn’t really feel assured giving him all the assistance he would want.

A nurse within the Siberian metropolis of Tomsk who’s now caring for the six-month-old boy mentioned: “He’s no totally different to different youngsters, he performs and smiles similar to any wholesome child.

“He loves taking part in and adores swimming. He’s a really cheerful child certainly.”

Sasha is described as “distinctive” as a result of most infants born with the situation even have a number of different issues.

Russian medics say Sasha is one of only three babies registered in the world with no eyeballs at all
Valery Kasatkin

Russian medics say Sasha is certainly one of solely three infants registered on this planet with no eyeballs in any respect[/caption]

The Russian boy has two benign cysts on his forehead which soon will be removed
Valery Kasatkin

The Russian boy has two benign cysts on his brow which quickly might be eliminated[/caption]

Medics say there is currently 'no chance' that Sasha will ever see
Valery Kasatkin

Medics say there’s at present ‘no likelihood’ that Sasha will ever see[/caption]

The Russian boy has two benign cysts on his brow which quickly might be eliminated.

He’s believed to endure in excessive kind from uncommon SOX2 anophthalmia syndrome which impacts one in 1 / 4 of one million.

Russian medics say Sasha is certainly one of solely three infants registered on this planet with no eyeballs in any respect.

Tomsk physician Tatiana Rudnikovich mentioned: “Sasha goes by means of all common check-ups and checks like some other child of his age.

“He’s doing properly.”

Nonetheless, medics say there’s at present “no likelihood” that Sasha will ever see.

His adoption itemizing says the boy is “a peaceable, smiling child”.

“He smiles again as quickly as he hears acquainted voices.

“His mom signed his refusal papers within the maternity hospital.

“There isn’t any details about Alexander’s father and there’s a ‘sprint’ in his start certificates the place it ought to have been a reputation of the daddy.

“Alexander is up for adoption or foster care.”

The kid is initially up for adoption with Russian dad and mom but when no-one appropriate comes ahead, he might go to overseas dad and mom.

Presently there are restrictions to adoptions to the US.

The boy’s carer nurse just lately took him 2,500 miles to St Petersburg the place surgeons implanted tiny eye orbs to make sure that his face will not be deformed as he grows, based on the Siberian Occasions.

He’ll want such operations each six months or so, every time with bigger orbs.

There are solely two different circumstances of infants born with out eyes registered on this planet.


Probably the most well-documented is ‘miracle’ child Archie Innes, now two, born to Scottish dad and mom Fiona and Steven Gould who at present dwell in Sydney, Australia.

His mum was advised about Archie’s situation 31 weeks into her being pregnant, say reviews.

In Archie’s case, he additionally has extreme gross motor delay, mild-to-moderate listening to impairment, and reasonable aspiration.

A nurse in the Siberian city of Tomsk who is now caring for the six-month-old boy said: 'He is no different to other children'
Valery Kasatkin

A nurse within the Siberian metropolis of Tomsk who’s now caring for the six-month-old boy mentioned: ‘He’s no totally different to different youngsters’[/caption]


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