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Microcephaly is a rare, neurological disorder in which the circumference of the head is smaller than the average for the age and gender of the infant or child. (Source: excerpt from NINDS Microcephaly Information Page: NINDS)
Microcephaly is a rare, neurological disorder in which the circumference of the... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Microcephaly Information Page: NINDS)
Abnormal smallness of the head, usually associated with mental retardation. (Dorland, 27th ed)
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An abnormally small head and underdeveloped brain
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)
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