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Patel M, Spalding sign. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 05 Feb 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-36802
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Overlapping of skull bones due to collapsed fetal brain.
Overlapping of skull bones known as the Spalding sign; suggesting fetal death in utero.