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Megalencephaly, polymicrogyria, and hydrocephalus (MPPH) syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • Megalencephaly and perisylvian polymicrogyria with postaxial polydactyly and hydrocephalus
  • MPPH syndrome
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Overview

Megalencephaly, polymicrogyria, and hydrocephalus (MPPH) syndrome is a syndrome that is characterized by the presence of polymicrogyria, megalencephaly, mental retardation, seizures, polydactyly, and hydrocephalus. The cause of the condition is currently unknown.[1][2]
Last updated: 8/11/2008

References

  1. Tohyama J. Megalencephaly and polymicrogyria with polydactyly syndrome. Pediatr Neurol. 2007;
  2. Pisano T. Megalencephaly, polymicrogyria, and hydrocephalus (MPPH) syndrome: a new case with syndactyly. J Child Neurol. 2008;
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Other Names for this Disease
  • Megalencephaly and perisylvian polymicrogyria with postaxial polydactyly and hydrocephalus
  • MPPH syndrome
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.