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 recognize as it is easy to confuse with a frontal bone fracture.

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 25635
Published: 1st Nov 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.