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Jack is believed to have the most extreme symptoms of anyone in the world. Now his family are raising £2,000 so he and his mother can fly to Denver Colorado in July to be examined by Dr Bruce Beckwith, the man who first identified the disorder. The youngster from Swinton, in South Yorkshire, was born six weeks premature yet weighed in at 7lbs 3oz. He spent most of first 12 months of his life in the intensive care unit at Sheffield Children's Hospital. Jack has already undergone 15 operations including three on his tongue to make it shorter, and has also had a tracheotomy and a gastronomy to enable him to eat and breath properly.
You should probably read up on Beckwith–Wiedemann syndrome (BWS).
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Beckwith–Wiedemann syndrome (BWS) is an overgrowth disorder present at birth characterized by an increased risk of childhood cancer and certain features. Originally, Professor Wiedemann coined the term exomphalos-macroglossia-gigantism (EMG) syndrome to describe the combination of congenital exomphalos, macroglossia, and gigantism.
Originally posted by IamAbeliever
Given his unusual height, this sounds like Marfan Syndrome to me.
Jack is one of only 64 people in the UK born with Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome an overgrowth disorder which means the youngster will just keep getting bigger.