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269 Possible Causes for Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults, Bossing of Frontal Bone

  • Cleidocranial Dysplasia

    bossing, sutural bones, ability to oppose shoulders, and missing teeth; autosomal dominant inheritance, caused by mutation in the transcription factor gene ( CBFA1 ) encoding[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] bossing cleidocranial dysostosis A congenital disorder featuring defective bone formation in the collar bones (clavicles) and the skull.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] al dys·os·to·sis, clidocranial dysostosis [MIM*119600] a developmental disorder characterized by absence or hypoplasia of clavicles, box-shaped cranium with open sutures, frontal[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Pyknodysostosis

    The commonly used techniques are: X-rays - Findings may include delayed fontanelle and suture closure, skull bossing in the frontal and occipital bones, flat mandibular angle[symptoma.com] - case of dense bones in a patient with pyknodysostosis. - Autosomal recessive transmission - Chararacterized by: Osteosclerosis, Frontal and occipital bossing, Short stature[radrounds.com] Patients present in early childhood with: short stature, particularly limbs delayed closure of cranial sutures frontal and occipital bossing short broad hands and hypoplasia[radiopaedia.org]

  • Vitamin D Deficiency

    ) - Delayed closure of anterior fontanelle - Frontal bossing - Minimal trauma fractures Non-Bony Signs - Delayed gross motor development - Poor linear growth - Raised intracranial[starship.org.nz] […] in the chest wall ( enlarged costochondral joints) - Delayed tooth eruption (no incisors by aged 10 months, no molars by age 18 months) - Craniotabes (softening of skull bones[starship.org.nz]

    Missing: Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults
  • Joint Subluxation

    Saul-Wilson syndrome (SWS) is a rare congenital skeletal syndrome characterized by postnatal onset of short stature, relative microcephaly, frontal bossing, prominent eyes[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] with shallow orbits, midface hypoplasia, cataract, and generalized skeletal changes, including spondylar dysplasia, overtubulation of the long bones with metaphyseal flaring[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults
  • Syphilis

    bone of the skull (frontal bossing) Swollen knees Bowing of the shin bones (saber shins) Inflammation and scarring of the cornea (interstitial keratitis) Glaucoma Deafness[menshealth.about.com] Blunted upper front teeth (known as Hutchinson' teeth) A collapse of the bony part of the nose (saddle nose) A protruding jawbone and foreshortened upper jaw A protruding frontal[menshealth.about.com]

    Missing: Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults
  • Autosomal Dominant Prognathism

    bossing, prognathism, hearing loss, hypertelorism, wide and dense clavicles-ribs, sclerotic calvarium, enlarged and sclerotic mandible, sclerotic vertebral end plates and[iofbonehealth.org] Extra oral examination revealed frontal bossing with high supercilliary arches and increased interpupillary distance.[amhsr.org] […] locus number *604270 ) Phenotype Syndactyly/brachyphalangy with nail dysplasia, increased stature, increased head circumference, facial asymmetry due to facial nerve palsy, frontal[iofbonehealth.org]

    Missing: Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults
  • Neurogenic Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita

    bossing Carpal bone hypoplasia Hyperreflexia in upper limbs Genetic anticipation Lamellar cataract Thick lower lip vermilion Shallow acetabular fossae Myoclonus EEG abnormality[mendelian.co] Abnormality of pain sensation Cryptorchidism Cognitive impairment Short neck Abnormality of metabolism/homeostasis Hypospadias X-linked recessive inheritance Micropenis Frontal[mendelian.co]

    Missing: Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults
  • Alpha-Thalassemia-Myelodysplastic Syndrome

    bossing (due to bone marrow expansion) Delayed pneumatization of sinuses Marked overgrowth of the maxillae Ribs and long bones becoming boxlike and convex Premature closure[emedicine.medscape.com] […] developmental, and metabolic changes due to ineffective erythropoiesis (these resemble the changes characteristic of beta thalassemia intermedia or beta thalassemia major) Prominent frontal[emedicine.medscape.com]

    Missing: Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults
  • Papilledema

    The dysmorphism is secondary to marked bone growth retardation and metaphyseal dysplasia, resulting in a flat midface, frontal bossing, micrognathism, chest deformities, and[disorders.eyes.arizona.edu]

    Missing: Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults
  • Kenny-Caffey Syndrome Type 1

    They share clinical features such as short stature, thin long bones, primary hypoparathyroidism, hypocalcemia, microphthalmia, triangular face and frontal bossing.[ctgt.net] Radiographs show increased bone density with small and slender bones. read more Next Generation Sequencing NGS/Del Dup Comprehensive Disease Groups: Metabolic and Endocrine[ctgt.net] , and frontal bossing with a triangular face.[uniprot.org]

    Missing: Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults

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