Hyperostosis frontalis interna

Case contributed by Dr Aditya Shetty

Patient Data

Age: adult
Gender: Female
Modality: X-ray

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

Modality: 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
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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