Medical Dictionary: Cerebral Gigantism
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Cerebral Gigantism: Another name for Soto's Syndrome.
Cerebral Gigantism (condition): Rare genetic brain condition.
syndrome is a rare genetic disorder characterized by excessive physical
growth during the first 2 to 3 years of life. The disorder may be
accompanied by mild mental retardation, delayed motor, cognitive, and
social development, hypotonia (low muscle tone), and speech impairments.
Children with Soto's syndrome tend to be large at birth and are often
taller, heavier, and have larger heads (macrocrania) than is normal for
More information on medical condition: Soto's Syndrome:
- Introduction: Soto's Syndrome
- Basic Summary for Soto's Syndrome
- Symptoms of Soto's Syndrome
- Treatments for Soto's Syndrome
1. excerpt from NINDS Soto's Syndrome Information Page: NINDS
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