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Disease Polymicrogyria

Name Polymicrogyria
Synonyms Cerebral Micropolygyria | Cerebral Micropolygyrias | Cerebral Polymicrogyria | Cerebral Polymicrogyrias | Micropolygyria | Micropolygyria, Cerebral | Micropolygyrias | Micropolygyrias, Cerebral | Polymicrogyria, Cerebral | Polymicrogyrias | Polymicrogyrias, Cerebral
Definition Heterogeneous disorders of cortical malformation characterized by excessive and small fused gyri and shallow sulci of the CORTEX with abnormal cortical lamination. It is considered a malformation secondary to abnormal post-migrational development of the neurons during cerebral cortical development and is associated with EPILEPSY and learning difficulties.
Categories Congenital abnormality | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D065706

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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Nervous System Malformations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Malformations of Cortical Development Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Malformations of Cortical Development, Group III Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Polymicrogyria
2. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Congenital Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Nervous System Malformations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Malformations of Cortical Development Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Malformations of Cortical Development, Group III Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Polymicrogyria

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