OMIA:000044 : Anencephaly/Exencephaly
Categories: Nervous system phene
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Cross-species summary: Congenital absence of the cranial vault, with the cerebral hemispheres completely missing or reduced to small masses. This phene was originally called anencephaly, but a recent review suggested that the term anencephaly/exencephaly is more appropriate.
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 03 May 2005
- Changed by Hamutal Mazrier on 26 Jul 2021
- Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 18 Mar 2022
- Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 23 Mar 2022