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Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Van der Woude syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • VDWS
  • VWS
  • Lip pit syndrome
  • LPS
  • Cleft lip and/or palate with mucous cysts of lower lip
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  • My nephew was born with a cleft lip and lip pits but tested negative for van der Woude syndrome. Neither parent has cleft lip, lip pits, or a family history of either. Is it possible that this genetic test is incorrect? Click here for answer

Other Names for this Disease
  • VDWS
  • VWS
  • Lip pit syndrome
  • LPS
  • Cleft lip and/or palate with mucous cysts of lower lip
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.