Persistent metopic suture

Case contributed by 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.

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