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Smith-Levin Family: Max, Age 2, Bilateral Anophthalmia

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Parents Jenny Smith and Alan Levin discuss their son Max Smith-Levin. Max is a two-year-old bundle of energy who brings joy to his parents and big sister Callie. He also has an extremely rare condition called bilateral anophthalmia, meaning he was born without eyes, only eyelids.

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