• registry
  • It is the only active Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome registry in the world, and includes families from more than 40 states and 20 countries ― all of whom share the CHOP team's commitment to addressing the many unanswered questions about BWS. (chop.edu)
  • Children
  • In some children with Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome, specific parts of the body on one side or the other may grow abnormally large, leading to an asymmetric or uneven appearance. (nih.gov)
  • The couple spoke on the phone with CHOP Geneticist Jennifer Kalish, MD, PhD , who told them more about the hospital's Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome Clinic and the services that CHOP provides for children with BWS. (chop.edu)
  • The clinic team also includes orthodontists, speech pathologists, pulmonologists, feeding specialists, oncologists, endocrinologists and orthopedists, each of whom has special expertise caring for children with Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome. (chop.edu)