University of Illinois at Chicago Percival Bailey Brain Specimens Collection
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Cerebral macrogyria
Cerebral macrogyria
TitleCerebral macrogyria
CaptionCaption from the slide: Cerebral Macrogyria 46/56
CreatorBailey, Percival, 1892-1973
Date of Original1939-1960
DescriptionAs found with the documentation: Cerebral Macrogyria 46/56 This patient was born in 1899 in Jacksonville, Illinois. She was admitted to Dixon State School on April 26, 1923 and classified as a high grade idiot. The patient was an epileptic. Feeblemindedness was first noticed at 2 or 3 years of age. Very little is known about the patient's parents. The mother died at 55 years of age with indigestion. The patient had frequent seizures all through her life at the institution. All laboratory reports were essentially negative. Microscopic diagnosis: Cerebral macrogyria with abnormal lamination in the frontal region
NotesLabels on piece: masking tape: 35; green dymo: 194
HostUniversity of Illinois at Chicago. Library.
RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Chicago. Department of Neurosurgery
SourcePercival Bailey's UIC Neuropathology Collection of Plastic Embedded, Whole-mount, Preserved Brain Specimens
CollectionPercival Bailey Brain Specimens Collection (University of Illinois at Chicago)
CitationCite as: [Creator], [Title], [Identifier], [Collection Name]
CreditsJames Stone, MD, UIC Department of Neurosurgery (Curation); Tibor Valyi-Nagy, MD, PhD, UIC Department of Pathology (Classification); Zsofia Valyi-Nagy, UIC Department of Neurosurgery (Photographs)
Local IdentifierDSC_0729
RightsThis image may be used freely, with attribution, for research, study and education purposes. The University of Illinois at Chicago Library and Department of Neurosurgery do not claim exclusive ownership of the copyrights to all the original documents. We are simply granting permission to use images in our collections. This permission is nonexclusive and nontransferable. For permission to publish, distribute, or use this image for any other purpose, please contact Special Collections and University Archives, University of Illinois at Chicago Library, 801 S. Morgan St., Chicago, IL 60607. Phone: (312) 996-2742; email:
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