Mom raises money to help son with fatal genetic disorder cardiofaciocutaneous syndrome

Only about 300 people in the world suffer

Only about 300 people in the world suffer from the condition. (March 14, 2014 5:54 PM)

A Bridgeport mother is trying to raise money to get help for her young son, who suffers from a rare and serious disorder.

Michael Rodriguez, 6, has a genetic disorder called cardiofaciocutaneous syndrome, or CFC. 

Doctors tell News 12 that it causes, among other things, a narrowing of the artery going from his heart to his lungs. Only about 300 people in the world suffer from the...

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