Microcephaly

What is Microcephaly?

It is a congenital abnormality in which there is reduced size of the cranium/skull/head

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hi i have a son with microcephaly but 12 months ago he devloped cateract in his eyes and joint deformoty can u plz tell me why thanks...

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Hi,

Thanks for your query.

Microcephaly is a condition usually seen in association with numerous conditions which present with many systemic...

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Hi, my almost 7 year old was diagnosed with ADHD when 5. He has some mild development delays and social emotional problems. I recently looked at...

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Brief Answer:
51 cm is completely normal

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my son is 20 yrs old with mental and growth retaration having microcephaly . since last 1 month he has been suffering from pneumonia and his...

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HI
THANKS FOR YOUR QUERY.
YOUR SON IS SUFFERONG FROM NON-RESOLVING PNEUMONIA.
THE MOST COMMON CAUSE OF IT IS UNDERLYING TUBERCULOSIS.
MANY OTHER...

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Recent questions on  Microcephaly

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Sarah, age 14 months, was born with microcephaly, small head (cranium) size and is severely retarded. Chromosome analysis indicates that she lacks...

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I have never been told to do any follow ups but now my daughter has random headaches and she is 9. Did this MRI mean anything? History: 2-year-old...

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Hi, my almost 7 year old was diagnosed with ADHD when 5. He has some mild development delays and social emotional problems. I recently looked at...

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Hi sir, My son 19 months old. He is still not able to stand and walk independently. As advised by the doctors we did his CT scan and the report...

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Hello Do the following if the child has microcephaly. And a few percent chance mental retardation. bpd:43mm ofd:53mm hc:150.8mm cm:4.7mm tcd:17mm...

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my child has Microcephaly....he is 9 months old and everything is fine ecept he has the body of a 5 month old, he goos and ahhs, all the...

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Hi Doctor,

Present complaint with full history:
Global delayed deveploment .Currently child is 2yrs and 2month. Still unable to crawl,walk, unable...

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