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Diseases

Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Other Names for this Disease
  • Broad gyri of cerebrum
  • Large gyri of cerebrum
  • Macrogyria
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Prognosis


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What is the long-term outlook for people with pachygyria?

The long-term outlook (prognosis) varies depending on the underlying cause, the degree of brain abnormality and subsequent neurological losses.[1]
Last updated: 2/20/2014

References
  1. NINDS Neuronal Migration Disorders Information Page. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) Web site. 2007; http://www.ninds.nih.gov/health_and_medical/disorders/neuronal_migration.htm. Accessed 8/18/2009.