microgyria


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microgyria

 [mi″kro-ji´re-ah]
abnormal smallness of convolutions of the brain.
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mi·cro·gy·ri·a

(mī'krō-jī'rē-ă),
Abnormal narrowness of the cerebral convolutions.
[micro- + G. gyros, convolution]
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microgyria

The presence of small convolutions of the cerebral cortex.
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mi·cro·gy·ri·a

(mī'krō-ji'rē-ă)
Abnormal narrowness of the cerebral convolutions.
[micro- + G. gyros, convolution]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Galaburda, "Freezing lesions of the developing rat brain: a model for cerebrocortical microgyria," Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurology, vol.
Induced microgyria and auditory temporal processing in rats: A model for language impairment?
Cerebral microgyria, thalamic cell size and auditory temporal processing in male and female rats.

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