Article Text

Download PDFPDF
Unusual association of diseases/symptoms
Sotos syndrome, failure to thrive and parotitis
  1. Megan R Thomas
  1. Department of Child Health, Blackpool Fylde and Wyre Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Blackpool, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr Megan R Thomas, Dr.Thomas{at}bfwhospitals.nhs.uk

Summary

Sotos syndrome is characterised by excessive pre and postnatal growth, a variable degree of learning difficulties and a recognisable facial appearance. This report highlights the difficulty in making the diagnosis where failure to thrive is the presenting feature and documents a previously undescribed association with recurrent parotitis.

View Full Text

Statistics from Altmetric.com

Footnotes

  • Competing interests None.

  • Patient consent Obtained.

Request Permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.