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What is Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria?

What is Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria?

  • Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria: Polymicrogyria refers to abnormal brain development where the brain has abnormally smooth gyri (convolutions) on the surface of the brain. In bilateral occipital polymicrogyria, the anomaly covers both sides of the brain at the back of the head (occiput). The condition is characterized by various manifestations, particularly seizures and behavioral problems.

Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria: Introduction

Types of Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria:

Broader types of Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria:

What causes Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria?

Causes of Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria: see causes of Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria

What are the symptoms of Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria?

Symptoms of Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria: see symptoms of Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria

Onset of Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria: birth - 2 years

Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria.

How is it treated?

Treatments for Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria: see treatments for Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria

Name and Aliases of Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria

Main name of condition: Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria

Other names or spellings for Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria:

Polymicrogyria, Bilateral Occipital

 

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