FaCD Online Syndrome Fact Sheet

Last updated: 30 Mar 2008

Name: Cleft Lip/Palate and Wilms' Tumor, Familial

Mode of Inheritance: AD?

Tumor features

Wilms' tumor (nephroblastoma)

Non-tumor features

cleft lip
cleft palate


Yu et al reported a multi-generational family with cleft lip/palate and Wilms' tumor[1]. Males as well as females were affected.


[1] Yu CC, Wong FH, Lo LJ, Chen YR. Hereditary cleft lip/palate and Wilms tumor: a rare association. The Cleft palate-craniofacial journal : official publication of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association 2002; 39(3):376-9.