Widening of sutures

Case contributed by Dr Brendon Friesen

Presentation

Irritable.

Patient Data

Age: 10 days
Gender: Female
X-ray

Widening of the sagittal and coronal sutures suspicious for raised intracranial pressure.

Case Discussion

Widening of sagittal and coronal sutures suspicious for raised intracranial pressure.

Subsequent cranial ultrasound was normal.

No further neuroimaging was performed, and the patient is presumably well.

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Case information

rID: 28664
Case created: 6th Apr 2014
Last edited: 30th May 2017
System: Paediatrics
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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