Hyperostosis frontalis interna

Case contributed by Dr Aditya Shetty

Patient Data

Age: adult
Gender: Female
X-ray

Thickening of calvarium is noted anteriorly involving the frontal bone. Well appreciated on the lateral skull radiograph.

Annotated image

Thickening of calvarium is noted anteriorly involving the frontal bone. Well appreciated on the lateral skull radiograph indicated by arrows.

Case Discussion

Hyperostosis frontalis interna is a benign condition.

It is part of the triad of Morgagni syndrome

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Case information

rID: 27222
Case created: 23rd Jan 2014
Last edited: 1st Oct 2015
Tag: aps
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