Neonate with meroacrania: radiological findings and review of the literature.

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Acrania is a developmental abnormality characterized by a partial or complete absence of calvaria with complete but abnormal development of brain tissue. Acrania is a relatively common malformation and affects about 1 in 1000 newborns. Meroacrania refers to absence of the cranium with the exception of the occipital bone. Brain stem and cerebellum develop… (More)
DOI: 10.4261/1305-3825.DIR.1075-07.1

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@article{Yildirim2009NeonateWM, title={Neonate with meroacrania: radiological findings and review of the literature.}, author={Hanefi Yildirim and Mustafa Koc and Neşe Kurt and Hakan Artaş and Denizmen Ayg{\"u}n}, journal={Diagnostic and interventional radiology}, year={2009}, volume={15 4}, pages={232-5} }