Megalencephaly-capillary malformation-polymicrogyria syndrome
Synonyms: MCAP | MCM | MCMTC | Macrocephaly-capillary malformation syndrome | Macrocephaly-cutis marmorata telangiectatica congenita syndrome | Megalencephaly-capillary malformation syndrome | Megalencephaly-cutis marmorata telangiectatica congenita syndrome
A rare developmental defect during embryogenesis that is characterized by growth dysregulation with overgrowth of the brain and multiple somatic tissues with capillary skin malformations megalencephaly (MEG) or hemimegalencephaly (HMEG) cortical brain abnormalities (in particular polymicrogyria) typical facial dysmorphisms abnormalities of somatic growth with asymmetry of the body and brain developmental delay and digital anomalies.
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