Velo-cardio-facial syndrome (VCFS) is a genetic condition that causes a combination of medical problems. These problems can vary widely from child to child, but may include heart defects, cleft palate, speech or feeding problems, difficulty fighting infections, low calcium levels, kidney problems, learning or behavioral issues, and facial differences.
It’s estimated that about 1 in 2,000 to 4,000 children are born with VCFS. multiple abnormalities of the heart
learning disabilities in one or more areas
problems with speech
extremes of behaviour