Cleidocranial dysostosis

Case contributed by Dr Dalia Ibrahim

Presentation

Abnormal shape of the chest since birth.

Patient Data

Age: 5 year old
Gender: Female
Modality: X-ray

Plain X ray of the chest and both clavicles revealed:

  • absent right clavicle
  • the left clavicule shows two small hypoplastic separate segments with absent central postion.
  • bell shaped thorax with narrow upper thoracic diamter
  • small relatively high scapulae

plain x ray of the cervical spine revealed:

  • good alignment
  • incomplete fusion of the posterior neural elements of the examined vertebrae
  • maintained disc spaces
  • no bony cervical ribs
  • the examined lateral skull view showed multiple wormian bones
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Case Information

rID: 51558
Case created: 25th Feb 2017
Last edited: 26th Feb 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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