Beckwith Wiedemann syndrome: causes, diagnosis and treatment
02/27/2024|66 |Katharina Spies M.D. and Marta Barranquero Gómez B.Sc., M.Sc..
Beckwith Wiedemann Syndrome (BWS) is a genetic disease caused by a defect in chromosome number 11. Babies born with this alteration must undergo exhaustive medical controls because it is associated with the presence of tumors. Read more
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A high-risk pregnancy is one in which there is a possibility of complications for the mother and the fetus. This type of pregnancy requires exhaustive medical control throughout the pregnancy and, in many cases, psychological support for the couple. Read more
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