Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad


Skull deformity.

Patient Data

Age: 3 month
Gender: Male

The anterior cranium appears triangular in shape with overlapping of the metopic suture in favor of trigonocephaly.

Case Discussion

Features are compatible with trigonocephaly that refers to the triangular appearance of the frontal skull created by premature fusion of the metopic suture (metopic craniosynostosis).

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Case information

rID: 64212
Published: 10th Nov 2018
Last edited: 11th Nov 2018
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Tabesh medical imaging center

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