See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.
Colpocephaly is a congenital brain abnormality in which the occipital horns - the posterior or rear portion of the lateral ventricles (cavities) of the brain - are larger than normal because white matter in the posterior cerebrum has failed to develop or thicken.
Last updated: 11/12/2012
- . NINDS Colpocephaly Information Page. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke . http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/colpocephaly/Colpocephaly.htm. Accessed 2/1/2008.
On this page
- PubMed is a searchable database of medical literature and lists journal articles that discuss Colpocephaly. Click on the link to view a sample search on this topic.