Evaluation of the infant with an abnormal skull shape

@article{Cunningham2007EvaluationOT,
  title={Evaluation of the infant with an abnormal skull shape},
  author={M. Cunningham and C. Heike},
  journal={Current Opinion in Pediatrics},
  year={2007},
  volume={19},
  pages={645–651}
}
Purpose of review Atypical skull shapes occur in as many as 20% of infants. The purpose of this review is to discuss the clinical approach to the evaluation of a child with an abnormal head shape. Readers will learn how to identify the head shapes caused by environmental deformation and craniosynostosis. We also review recent findings with regard to the genetics of single-suture craniosynostosis. Recent findings Healthcare providers can use key aspects of the examination of a child with a head… Expand
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