URMC / Golisano Children's Hospital / Giving / Strong Kids News / September 2016 September 2016 Family's Book Give-back Program Honors Newborn Owen Hochreiter was born with Vein of Galen Malformation, a blood vessel abnormality in which arteries connect directly with veins and bypass capillaries. Although he passed away at just eight-days-old, his legacy lives on. Family's Battle with Autoimmune Disease Strengthens Family Bond Kelly gave birth to Hunter in 2007 and he’s been getting treatment of his XLA at UR Medicine’s Golisano Children’s Hospital since he was two months old. Hunter receives monthly transfusions of immunoglobulins to help him fend away any diseases that may come his way. The treatment is life-long and restores some of his missing antibodies.