Craniosynostosis. I. Sagittal synostosis: its genetics and associated clinical findings in 214 patients who lacked involvement of the coronal suture(s).

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The clinical and genetic findings in 214 patients with sagittal synostosis are described. Seventy-three per cent of the patients were male. Children with sagittal synostosis were treated earlier than those with coronal synostosis. Major malformations occurred in 22%, and 8.9% were mentally retarded. The retardation was clearly unrelated to the synostosis in… (More)

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@article{Hunter1976CraniosynostosisIS, title={Craniosynostosis. I. Sagittal synostosis: its genetics and associated clinical findings in 214 patients who lacked involvement of the coronal suture(s).}, author={Anita Hunter and Noreen L. Rudd}, journal={Teratology}, year={1976}, volume={14 2}, pages={185-93} }