• The Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome—exomphalos, macroglossia and gigantism—occurred in a mother and her son. The clinical and metabolic features of this syndrome are described. We believe this is the first report of this syndrome affecting a mother and her son. An autosomal dominant pattern of inheritance is suggested.
(Am J Dis Child 131:801-803, 1977)
Ben-Galim E, Gross-Kieselstein E, Abrahamov A. Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome in a Mother and Her Son. Am J Dis Child. 1977;131(7):801-803. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1977.02120200083019