microencephaly


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microencephaly

[¦mī·krō·en′sef·ə·lē]
(medicine)
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s history was notable for microencephaly, essentially leaving her deaf, non-verbal, and with mental retardation.
Methylazoxymethanol-induced microencephaly in the brown Norway strain: behavior and brain weight.
Other signs and symptoms of fetal CMV infection include intrauterine growth retardation, jaundice, petechiae, hepatosplenomegaly, and microencephaly.
She was diagnosed with schizencephaly (a lateral cleft in the brain), microencephaly (abnormal smallness of the brain), and cerebral palsy.
The most common abnormalities observed in offspring born to survivors were microencephaly and mental retardation.
Infections during pregnancy can result in spontaneous abortion or characteristic congenital defects, such as chorioretinitis, microencephaly or macroencephaly, and hydrocephalus (18).