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Macrogyria: Introduction

Macrogyria: A condition characterized by a moderate reduction in the sulci number of the brain. More detailed information about the symptoms, 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
  • more symptoms...»

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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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MTBI misdiagnosed as balance problem: When a person has symptoms such as vertigo or dizziness, a diagnosis of brain injury may go overlooked. This is particularly true of more »

Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often misdiagnosed. It may more »

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Macrogyria: Rare Types

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Macrogyria: Animations

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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)

Related Macrogyria Info

More information about Macrogyria

  1. Macrogyria: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types

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