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Raised somatomedin associated with normal growth hormone. A cause of Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome?
  1. G S Spencer,
  2. F Schabel,
  3. H Frisch


    A child with Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome is described. Growth hormone levels were normal, but circulating somatomedin activity was increased. The role of somatomedins in this condition, and the possibility of a feedback mechanism controlling somatomedin production are discussed.

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