Silver-Russell syndrome; Silver syndrome
Growth hormone replacement may help if this hormone is lacking. Other treatments include:
Many specialists may be involved in treating this condition:
Older children and adults do not show typical features as clearly as infants or younger children. Intelligence may be normal, although the patient may have a learning disability.
Call your health care provider if signs of Russell-Silver syndrome develop. The doctor may refer you to a genetic professional for a full evaluation and chromosome studies.
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