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Bilateral perisylvian polymicrogyria

Other Names for this Disease
  • CBPS
  • Congenital bilateral perisylvian syndrome
  • Perisylvian syndrome
  • Perisylvian syndrome, congenital bilateral
  • PMGX
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Tests & Diagnosis

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Is genetic testing available for bilateral perisylvian polymicrogyria?

The specific genetic cause of bilateral perisylvian polymicrogyria is unknown. However, GeneTests lists the names of laboratories that currently perform clinical genetic testing for polymicrogyria in general. To see a list fo these laboratories, click here.

GeneTests also lists the names of laboratories that are offering research testing for this condition. Research genetic tests may be used to find disease-causing genes, learn how genes work, or aid in the understanding of a genetic disorder. To see a list of the laboratories doing research testing on this condition, click here.
Last updated: 5/6/2011