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Metopic synostosis

Known as: Metopic Synostoses, Synostoses, Metopic, Synostosis, Metopic 
Premature fusion of the metopic suture. [DDD:awilkie]
National Institutes of Health

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2009
2009
The occurrence of cognitive impairment and behavioral problems in patients with metopic synostosis has been described. The… Expand
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE To describe novel severity indices with which to quantify severity of trigonocephaly malformation in children diagnosed… Expand
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Metopic synostosis, apart from the pointed forehead, typically is characterized by hypotelorism with egg-shaped orbits… Expand
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2007
2007
PURPOSE Primary orbitocranioplasty for metopic craniosynostosis encompasses a variety of techniques, with variable long-term… Expand
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2003
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2003
Only the metopic suture normally fuses during early childhood; all other cranial sutures normally fuse much later in life… Expand
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1999
1999
Morphological differences were quantified in three-dimensions among individuals with untreated isolated metopic synostosis and… Expand
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1997
1997
Anthropometric identification of dysmorphology in craniofacial anomalies, including the craniosynostoses, provides invaluable… Expand
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1994
1994
Analysis of intermediate- and long-term results of surgical treatment of metopic synostosis is lacking. We therefore… Expand
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1987
1987
The clinical features, surgical and anatomical concepts based on an evaluation of the development of the anterior cranial fossa… Expand
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1986
1986
Premature closure of the metopic suture results in a deformity ranging from a minor variation to a severe cosmetic deformity. The… Expand
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