Features include: macroglossia, a large tongue which may cause breathing, feeding or speech difficulties; umbilical hernia or exomphalos; overgrowth, children are bigger than their contemporaries; hemihypertrophy, one side of the body grows more than the other; hypoglycaemia, low blood sugar as babies; characteristic facial appearance and indentations of the ears.

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Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome
A definition, along with a look at the alternate names, causes, incidence and risk factors.
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