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craniosynostosis (premature sutural fusion) CHORUS

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Location: http://chorus.rad.mcw.edu/doc/00102.html

Description: * males (75%)
sagittal (56%)
scaphocephaly/dolichocephally
bilateral coronal or lambdoidal (11%)
brachy-, turri- or acrocephaly
associated with:
Apert syndrome
Crouzon syndrome
Pfeiffer syndrome
unilateral coronal or lamdoidal (7%)
plagiocephaly
metopic
trigonocephaly
closure of all sutures except squamosal oxycephally
intrauterine closure of all sutures except squamosal
Kleeblatschaedel

Type: Reference Material
Author/Contact: Charles E. Kahn, Jr., M
Institution: CHORUS
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Language: English

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Added: Thu Jan 31 2002
Last Modified: Thu Jul 23 2009