Colpocephaly may be diagnosed late in pregnancy, although it is often misdiagnosed as hydrocephalus (excessive accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid in the brain). It may be more accurately diagnosed after birth when signs of mental retardation, microcephaly, and seizures are present.
Abnormalities in movement, muscle spasms, and seizures are some sings of colpocephaly.read more
There is no one definitive cause of the colpocephaly found. However, it is believed that there are several contributors to the condition.read more