Course : MOC Part IV: Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome and Isolated Lateralized Overgrowth

The care of children with Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome and Isolated Lateralized Overgrowth (also known as Isolated Hemihyperplasia or Hemihypertrophy) centers around the fact that both are cancer syndromes that require ongoing longitudinal monitoring plan to catch kidney and liver malignancies early.  

ACMG Members and ACMG Trainees ($25)
Non-members ($75)


Objective:

Learning Objectives using action verbs to measure change:


1. Document and ensure the provision of a monitoring plan that includes abdominal and renal ultrasound in the management of Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome and Lateralized Overgrowth Syndrome.
2. Document and ensure the provision of a monitoring plan that measures alpha-fetoprotein levels in patients with Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome and Lateralized Overgrowth Syndrome.
3. Provide counseling to patients and their families regarding the risk of Wilms Tumor and Hepatoblastoma in these conditions.


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