22q11 deletion and polymicrogyria--cause or coincidence?

Clin Dysmorphol. 2000 Jul;9(3):193-7. doi: 10.1097/00019605-200009030-00008.


We report a familial case of velocardiofacial syndrome (VCFS) with polymicrogyria to provide further support for the association of disorders of cortical development with del(22q11) syndromes.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Cerebral Cortex / abnormalities*
  • Chromosome Deletion*
  • Chromosomes, Human, Pair 22*
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Male