Medical Questions > Parenting > Newborn Babies Forum

Infant with enlarged tongue

Must Read
A definition of the medical practice of infant male circumcision....
Is circumcision required for male babies? Why are boys circumcised? A quick review of the medical benefits of circumcision here. ...
What happens during a routine circumcision for a male child? Read more about this common procedure....
User Profile
My nephew (a faternal twin) was born full term 6 weeks ago at 7 pounds. He had continued to put on ounces, but it takes him working hard over an hour to eat a 4 oz bottle. The nurse and doctors were very alarmed today to find he has an enlarged tongue. My sister is set to see a specialist tomorrow. What would be causing his tongue to be so enlarged?


Did you find this post helpful?
|