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Primary microcephaly: Primary microcephaly refers to a abnormally small head and brain. See detailed information below for a list of 8 causes of Primary microcephaly, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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The following list of conditions have 'Primary microcephaly' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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