Megalencephaly, polymicrogyria, and hydrocephalus (MPPH) syndrome
- Megalencephaly and perisylvian polymicrogyria with postaxial polydactyly and hydrocephalus
- MPPH syndrome
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ORDR Co-Sponsored Conferences
AKT/PI3KCA Pathway-associated Mosaic Disorders, Wednesday, September 11, 2013 - Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Location: Building 45, NIH Campus, Bethesda, MD
Description: The goals of this workshop are to: (1.) Aggregate clinical and molecular data on patients from the groups to draw conclusions on the range of phenotypes and clinical delineation of the disorders. (2.) Develop consensus on clinical diagnostic categories, proper names for the entities, and molecular correlations. (3.) Propose an agenda for moving forward with considerations for both symptomatic and primary treatment.
David W. Smith Workshop on Malformations and Morphogenesis, Friday, September 09, 2011 - Wednesday, September 14, 2011
Location: UCLA Lake Arrowhead Conference Center, Lake Arrowhead , CA
Description: Themes for 2011; Mechanisms of normal and abnormal morphogenesis including insights from prenatal imaging; Somatic overgrowth; Brain overgrowth; Cortical dysplasia; Signaling pathways in morphogenesis; Angiogenesis and vascular malformations in genetic syndromes
Improving Outcomes in Hydrocephalus: Bridging the Gap between Basic Science and Clinical Management, Monday, September 14, 2009 - Tuesday, September 15, 2009
Location: Baltimore, MD
Description: The major goal of this conference was to understand the critical pathophysiology of hydrocephalus in order to advance clinical applications.
Hydrocephalus: Myths, New Facts, Clear Directions, Thursday, September 29, 2005 - Saturday, October 01, 2005
Location: Marriott White Flint, Bethesda, MD
Description: Approximately 90% of infants born with spina bifida have hydrocephalus. Other congenital abnormalities such as aqueductal stenosis due to posterior fossa developmental disorders can also cause hydrocephalus. Participants discussed current knowledge gaps in clinical hydrocephalus research.