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Polygyria, dorsal surface of brain

Last updated on Tuesday, April 21 2009 by gliageek

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Polygyria, dorsal surface of brain
Polygyria, also sometimes called pseudo-polymicrogyria, is seen in hydrocephalic infants secondary to compression of the developing cortex against the inner table of the skull. Microscopically, cytoarchitectonic disturbances are not identified.