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Pontocerebellar Hypoplasia
Pontocerebellar Hypoplasia is characterized by prenatal development of an abnormally small cerebellum and brain stem.
Pontocerebellar Hypoplasia is characterized by prenatal development of an abnormally small cerebellum and brain stem.
Ralph Hutchings

This is a group of rare conditions characterized by prenatal development of an abnormally small cerebellum and brain stem. It is usually associated with profound intellectual disability. These diseases are uniformly fatal in early life; only a few patients have reached their 20s or 30s.

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