Polymicrogyria Overview

In: GeneReviews® [Internet]. Seattle (WA): University of Washington, Seattle; 1993.
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The following are the goals of this overview.

Goal 1: Describe the neuroimaging characteristics of polymicrogyria (PMG).

Goal 2: Review the genetic causes of PMG.

Goal 3: Provide an evaluation strategy to identify the genetic cause of PMG in a proband (when possible).

Goal 4: Inform genetic counseling of family members of a proband with PMG.

Publication types

  • Review