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Developmental abnormalities of the central nervous system 

Developmental abnormalities of the central nervous system

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Developmental abnormalities of the central nervous system
Author(s):

C.M. Verity

, and C. ffrench-Constant

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199204854.003.02418_update_001

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Further reading updated.

Updated on 31 May 2012. The previous version of this content can be found here.
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date: 23 May 2017

The brain and spinal cord arise from a sheet of cells that develop through a series of distinct transformations into the final complex structure. Congenital abnormalities of the central nervous system are considered in the context of this process, which may fail at distinct stages of development....

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