CORTICAL MALFORMATIONS are rare developmental
abnormalities affecting the surface layer, or cerebral cortex,
of the brain.

Focal Cortical Dysplasia
Hemimegalencephaly
Heterotopia
Lissencephaly
Megalencephaly
Microcephaly
Polymicrogyria
Schizencephaly
Tuberous Sclerosis

 

The following disorders are classified as
cortical malformations.
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TSC Global Awareness Day

May 15, 2014. A when people around the world work together to spread awareness about tuberous sclerosis complex, or TSC.

11th European Congress on Epileptology – Stockholm, Sweden

June 29-July 3, 2014. Program includes cutting-edge research in the field of epilepsy, including lectures by world-renowned scientists on epilepsy-related topics.

10th Asian and Oceanian Epilepsy Congress – Singapore

August 24-27, 2014. This congress has been organized by the regional organizations of the International League Against Epilepsy and the International Bureau for Epilepsy.

2014 Arc National Convention – New Orleans, LA

September 30-October 2, 2014. People with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and their families, enjoy three days of informative sessions and special events.

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