Malformations of the Nervous System and Hydrocephalus

  • Marian V. Squier


This chapter will present an outline of those malformations of the central nervous system more commonly encountered in paediatric pathology. The cause of brain malformation is often unknown and it is often impossible to distinguish between malformations and disruptions as discussed in Chap. 4.


Corpus Callosum Fourth Ventricle Neuronal Migration Focal Cortical Dysplasia Germinal Matrix 
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