Pancake brain

Dr Craig Hacking and Dr Praveen Jha et al.

Pancake brain, is the classical sign of alobar holoprosencephaly. It is due to fusion of the cerebral hemispheres leaving a single ventricle in its center. It is the most severe form of holoprosencephaly. It is associated with multiple facial abnormalities.

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rID: 17585
Section: Signs
Tag: signs, cases
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