MACROCEPHALY

a hereditary defect which results in the abnormal growth of tissues supporting the brain and hydrocephalus which leads to an enlarged head.

MACROCEPHALY: "Macrocephaly is a condition where the tissues supporting and making up the head continue to grow, thereby producing enlarged heads."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MACROCEPHALY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/macrocephaly/ (accessed February 18, 2020).
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