Sotos syndrome

What is Sotos syndrome?

It is a rare genetic disorder characterized by excessive physical growth during the first 2 to 3 years of life. The disorder may be accompanied by autism.

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My son has been large since in utero. He is now 20 months, 35.5 inches long, 38.5 pounds and has a 20" head. I went to a new pediatrician yesterday...

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From the details you have given, there are certain features which worry us and makes us think of possible Sotos syndrome.

Usually children with...

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Child with Sotos Syndrome Hi Doc,I have a son who is going to 3 this november but the problem is he still can't walk(only stand) and can't talk...

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Sotos syndrome is a genetic condition causing physical overgrowth during the first...

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