microdysgenesis

microdysgenesis

An older term referring to the microscopic cortical malformations seen in focal cortical dysplasia, an epileptogenic pathology.
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To explain epileptogenesis, they supposed either cerebral microdysgenesis or a cerebellar dysfunction [23], So, Iannetti et al.
Abnormalities of gyration, heterotopias, tuberous sclerosis, focal cortical dysplasia, microdysgenesis, dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumour and dysgenesis of the archicortex in epilepsy.
Diffuse cortical malformations: agyria, pachygyria, polymicrogyria, microcephaly, megalencephaly, microdysgenesis.