Scaphocephaly - sagittal synostosis

Case contributed by Dr Neil Lall


Cranial deformity

Patient Data

Gender: Male

Cranial CT shows premature bony fusion of the sagittal suture with associated ridging along the suture line and resultant impediment of the lateral and continuing anteroposterior growth of the skull with an elongated and narrow skull deformity.

Case Discussion

A case of sagittal craniosynostosis with scaphocephaly.

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