Persistent metopic suture

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete


Incidental finding.

Patient Data

Age: 15 years
Gender: Male

Incidental finding of a persistent metopic suture.

Case Discussion

A persistent metopic suture is important to recognise as it is easy to confuse with a frontal bone fracture.

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Case information

rID: 25635
Published: 1st Nov 2013
Last edited: 15th Dec 2015
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