Luckenschadel skull

Case contributed by Dr Javier Salguero

Patient Data

Age: 3 months
Gender: Male

CT volumetric reconstruction format of the head shows altered morphology of the skull with wide open anterior fontanelae associated with partial herniated brain. There are multiple fenestrations all over the calvariae that ressembles a grid. Findings are characteristic of Lacunar or Lukenschadel skull.  

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Case information

rID: 26973
Case created: 16th Jan 2014
Last edited: 10th Sep 2015
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