Parents' agonizing fight to raise $100,000 after one of their twin boys was ...

Parents' agonizing fight to raise $100,000 after one of their twin boys was born without an anus requiring 8 grueling months in hospital, 7 surgeries, and more to come Jackson Kuhn was born with skin covering his anus, requiring seven surgeries Imperforate anuses affect 1 in every 5,000 births, disproportionately boys  It dealt a tough blow to his fragile body, leaving him routinely sick He's now home but he still needs a colostomy bag and has to wait to grow before he can have reconstruction surgery His parents say every minute with him is worth it but they are 'stressed and depressed' by the onslaught of medical concerns and medical bills Click here to donate to their GoFundMe  

By Mia De Graaf Health Editor For Dailymail.com

Published: 17:54 BST, 15 April 2019 | Updated: 17:54 BST, 15 April 2019

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A baby boy born last summer without an anus is finally heading home after doctors spent months trying to repair his birth defect.

Jackson Brian Kuhn has a twin brother Jamison, who was not born with any defects and was discharged days after they were born in Pennsylvania in July. 

But Jackson, born with skin covering his anus, endured a tough start, undergoing seven surgeries, which dealt a tough blow to his fragile body, leaving him routinely sick. 

Finally, after eight months, doctors decided Jackson can go home, although he still needs a colostomy bag and has to wait a few more months to be ready for full reconstruction surgery.   

Struggling with the tumult of medical bills, his parents, Andrew Kuhn and Katie Faulkner, were urged by friends to set up a GoFundMe page.

Jackson Brian Kuhn has a twin brother Jamison, who was not born with any defects and was discharged days after they were born in Pennsylvania in July

Jackson Brian Kuhn has a twin brother Jamison, who was not born with any defects and was discharged days after they were born in Pennsylvania in July

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Jackson and Jamison with mom Katie

Shortly after the boys were born, the doctors fell silent as they

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