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Synonyms for microcephaly

an abnormally small head and underdeveloped brain

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Ascorbic acid inhibits ROS production, NF-kappa B activation and prevents ethanol-induced growth retardation and microencephaly.
Seizure susceptibility in immature rats with microencephaly induced by prenatal exposure to methylazoxymethanol acetate.
Spong published research showing that NAP and SAL prevented fetal growth restriction and microencephaly in a mouse model of fetal alcohol syndrome (J.
Other signs and symptoms of fetal CMV infection include intrauterine growth retardation, jaundice, petechiae, hepatosplenomegaly, and microencephaly.
She was diagnosed with schizencephaly (a lateral cleft in the brain), microencephaly (abnormal smallness of the brain), and cerebral palsy.