Macrogyria: A condition characterized by a moderate reduction in the sulci number of the brain.
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causes, and treatments of Macrogyria is available below.
Symptoms of Macrogyria
- Enlarged brain convolutions
- May be asymptomatic
- Neurological problems in some cases
- Mental retardation in some cases
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Causes of Macrogyria
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Macrogyria: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Macrogyria
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a patient to show mental decline to dementia.
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such as a...read more »
Mild traumatic brain injury often remains undiagnosed: Although the symptoms
of severe brain injury are hard to miss,
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MTBI misdiagnosed as balance problem: When a person has symptoms
such as vertigo or dizziness, a diagnosis of brain injury may go overlooked.
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Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition
that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often misdiagnosed.
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Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had
suffered a concussive injury in battle often were misdiagnosed on their return.
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correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
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Definitions of Macrogyria:
Macrogyria is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Macrogyria, or a subtype of Macrogyria,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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