ulegyria

noun
ule·​gy·​ria | \ ˌyü-lə-ˈjī-rē-ə How to pronounce ulegyria (audio) \

Medical Definition of ulegyria

: a condition in which the convolutions of the cerebral cortex are abnormally narrow and misshapen due to scarring following the production of lesions in fetal or postnatal life

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“Ulegyria.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ulegyria. Accessed 28 Feb. 2021.

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