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Microphthalmia -- brain atrophy

Microphthalmia -- brain atrophy: Introduction

Microphthalmia -- brain atrophy: A rare syndrome characterized by small eyes and degeneration of brain tissue which causes various abnormalities such as mental retardation. Usually the infant is relatively normal for a number of months after birth followed by rapid loss of previous acquired skills due to degeneration of the white matter of the brain. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Microphthalmia -- brain atrophy is available below.

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