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Macrocephaly

A congenital abnormality in which the occipitofrontal circumference is greater than two standard deviations above the mean for a given age. It is associated with HYDROCEPHALUS; SUBDURAL EFFUSION; ARACHNOID CYSTS; or is part of a genetic condition (e.g., ALEXANDER DISEASE; SOTOS SYNDROME).
Also Known As:
Macrocephalies
Networked: 230 relevant articles (1 outcomes, 1 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

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1. Rickets (Rachitis)
2. Alopecia (Baldness)
3. Muscle Hypotonia (Hypotonia)
4. Mental Retardation (Idiocy)
5. Seizures (Seizure)

Experts

1. van der Knaap, Marjo S: 5 articles (02/2015 - 05/2009)
2. Schwartz, Charles E: 4 articles (02/2010 - 02/2007)
3. Eng, Charis: 3 articles (03/2015 - 05/2011)
4. Lanciotti, Angela: 3 articles (01/2015 - 05/2012)
5. Ambrosini, Elena: 3 articles (01/2015 - 05/2012)
6. Hennekam, Raoul C: 3 articles (08/2014 - 08/2010)
7. Aiello, Chiara: 3 articles (09/2013 - 05/2012)
8. Bertini, Enrico: 3 articles (09/2013 - 05/2012)
9. Scheper, Gert C: 3 articles (04/2011 - 03/2010)
10. Dutra-Filho, Carlos S: 3 articles (11/2010 - 08/2007)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Macrocephaly:
1. Vitamin DFDA LinkGeneric
2. CalciumIBA
3. hydroxide ionIBA
4. HMG CoA lyase deficiencyIBA
5. Megalencephalic leukoencephalopathy with subcortical cystsIBA
6. Opitz-Kaveggia syndromeIBA
7. Megalencephaly cutis marmorata telangiectatica congenitaIBA
8. 2-HydroxyglutaricaciduriaIBA
9. Cutis marmorata telangiectatica congenitaIBA
10. AcidsIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Sutures (Suture)
2. Cesarean Section (Caesarean Section)
3. Enteral Nutrition (Feeding, Tube)
4. Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt
5. Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)