LISSENCEPHALY

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a result of abnormal non-development of the cerebral cortex in the human brain which leads to an absence of convolutions. Typically associated with mental retardation.

LISSENCEPHALY: "When the cerebral cortex, in the human brain, doesn't develop the way it should, lissencephaly with symptoms including psycho-motor retardation can occur."
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "LISSENCEPHALY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/lissencephaly/ (accessed December 4, 2021).

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