Frontal bossing

Known as: Frontal protruberance, Skull bossing 
A skeletal deformity characterized by an unusually prominent forehead. Causes include acromegaly, Hurler syndrome, Silver-Russell syndrome, and… (More)
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Review
2013
Review
2013
BACKGROUND Frontal bossing is a displeasing prominence of the supraorbital area. Aesthetic correction has been described as an… (More)
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2012
2012
BACKGROUND There is controversy regarding whether the frontal bossing associated with sagittal synostosis requires direct… (More)
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Rothmund-Thomson syndrome (RTS) is a genodermatosis presenting with a characteristic facial rash (poikiloderma) associated with… (More)
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2007
2007
Scaphocephaly may be accompanied by bossing of the frontal bones. In severe cases, this frontal deformation must be directly… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Mowat-Wilson syndrome (MWS) is a multiple congenital anomaly syndrome characterized by a distinct facial phenotype (high forehead… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Rates of rickets from 15.9 to 26.7% have been reported in China. METHODS Combining the methods of epidemiology and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Cowden syndrome (CS) (OMIM 158350) is a multiple hamartoma syndrome associated with germline mutations in the PTEN tumour… (More)
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1996
1996
The diagnosis and treatment of posterior plagiocephaly is one of the most controversial aspects of craniofacial surgery. The… (More)
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1987
1987
An unusual case of frontal bossing due to excess subcutaneous fibroadipose tissue in a 38-year-old woman with Möbius syndrome is… (More)
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1984
1984
Sagittal synostosis is discussed with respect to the variations seen with the deformity. The morphological spectrum ranging from… (More)
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