A defect of the cerebral cortex characterized by narrow and distorted gyri; may be congenital, result from scars, but is usually due to ischemic damage.
[G. oulē, scar, + gyros, ring]
a cerebral cortex abnormality in which the gyri are narrow and distorted by scars.
ulegyria(ū″lē-jī′rē-ă) [Gr. oule, scar, + gyros, ring]
A condition in which gyri of the cerebral cortex are abnormal due to scar tissue from injuries, usually occurring in early development.
a wrinkled appearance of the cerebral cortex resulting from scarring and atrophy.