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Polymicrogyria +   
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.
porencephaly +   
Schizencephaly  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Cerebral Micropolygyria ;   Cerebral Micropolygyrias ;   Cerebral Polymicrogyria ;   Cerebral Polymicrogyrias ;   Micropolygyria ;   Micropolygyrias ;   Polymicrogyrias
Primary IDs: MESH:D065706 ;   RDO:0015982
Definition Sources: MESH:D065706

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