Classification system for malformations of the cerebellum

Last revised by Henry Knipe on 3 May 2024

Classification systems for malformations of the cerebellum are varied and are constantly being revised as a greater understanding of the underlying genetics and embryology of the disorders is uncovered.


A classification proposed by Barkovich et al. in 2009 1 divides cerebellar malformations into two broad groups: those with cerebellar hypoplasia and those with cerebellar dysplasia. 

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