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Name  Lissencephaly
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Symptoms of Lissencephaly
Lissencephaly is used as an 'umbrella' term to describe a range of disorders where the whole or parts of the surface of the brain appear smooth.
Types
  • Classical Lissencephaly
  • Cobblestone Lissencephaly
Useful national contacts Lissencephaly Contact Group
c/o Contact a Family
Web Link opens in new window www.cafamily.org.uk
Tel. 0808 808 3555
Children & young people Remembering Rebecca (charity)
Registered charity offering financial assistance to children, from birth to 16 years, with Lissencephaly and other neurological conditions.
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Online resources  Lissencephaly Information page (U.S. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)
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Our resources The library at The Brain Charity has a range of  resources on Lissencephaly and on a wide range of disability-related issues.