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Transient hyperinsulinism associated with macrosomia, hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy, hepatomegaly, and nephromegaly
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    Imprintable disorders and assisted reproductive therapies ( ART)
    • Alastair G Sutcliffe, Senior Lecturer in Paediatrics
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      • Lisa J. Fisher-Jeffes, Lecturer in Child Health, UCL

    Dear Editor

    We read with interest Hussain and Mehta's case report in Archives of September 2003. Both cases were reminiscint of Beckwith-Weidemann syndrome in many of their features. BWS is recognised as a spectrum rather than a clear entity. A series of reports has been published [1-3] suggesting an association between conception using assisted reproduction and BWS; another showing an association with Angelman's sy...

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