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CASE REPORT
Year : 2018  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 77-79

Megalencephaly, polymicrogyria, polydactyly, and hydrocephalus syndrome: A new case with central polydactyly


1 Department of Neurosurgery, Tripoli Medical Center, Tripoli, Libya
2 Department of Radiology, Tripoli Medical Center, Tripoli, Libya

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Faisal Taleb
Department of Neurosurgery, Tripoli Medical Center, Tripoli
Libya
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/LJMS.LJMS_11_18

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Megalencephaly, polymicrogyria, polydactyly, and hydrocephalus (MPPH) syndrome has recently been recognized and is a very rare disorder characterized by macrocrania, developmental delay with intellectual disability, and often epilepsy. We report a new case of MPPH syndrome in a 5-year-old Libyan girl with a previously unreported central polydactyly and thoracolumbar myelomeningocele.


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