Get answers to your child's growth, nutrition, and feeding behavior questions.
Hearing loss is treated to ensure better performance in school.
A good plastic surgeon is very important, because children with this condition sometimes need a series of operations to correct birth defects. Plastic surgery can correct the receding chin and other changes in face structure.
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Children with this syndrome typically grow to become normally functioning adults of normal intelligence.
This condition is usually seen at birth.
Genetic counseling can help families understand the condition and how to care for the patient.
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