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84 Possible Causes for Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults, Frontal and Occipital Prominence

  • Pyknodysostosis

    Short stature (adult height usually less than 150 cm [59 inches] for males) caused by short limbs, large, disproportionate head with frontal and occipital bossing, delayed[accessanesthesiology.mhmedical.com] Note prominence of the external occipital protuberance, a stigma of fibrous dys-plasia OMIM 265800) the skull is dolichocephalic, with frontal and occipital bossing.[rrnursingschool.biz] […] suture closure and prolonged persistence of fontanels, and lack of frontal sinuses.[accessanesthesiology.mhmedical.com]

  • Cleidocranial Dysplasia

    Discussion CCD patient will present with short stature, thin built, macrocephaly, brachycephaly, prominent forehead, frontal, parietal and occipital bossing (Arnold head),[indjos.com] Midface deficiency; underdeveloped paranasal sinuses; hypoplastic maxillary, nasal, and zygomatic bones; recession of the nasal bridge; a wide alar base; and prominent frontal[bmcresnotes.biomedcentral.com] […] hypertelorism, prominent orbital ridges, depressed nasal bridge, broad base of the nose, mid-facial hypoplasia, relative mandibular prognathism, small and angular face, long[indjos.com]

  • Acroosteolysis

    […] sinuses, a prominent occipital ridge, skeletal demineralization, vertebral and extremity fractures, joint laxity, and coarse hair.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] syndrome consists of dissolution of terminal phalanges of the hands and feet, dolichocephaly with multiple wormian bones, delayed closure of cranial sutures, absence of frontal[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults
  • Thickened Earlobes-Conductive Deafness Syndrome

    Physical examination showed frontal and occipital prominence with thick frontal bone, prominent supraorbital ridges, hypertelorism with lateral fullness of supraorbital ridges[ispub.com] Figure 3 Figure 3: Three-dimensial skull CT findings: Prominence at occipital and frontal bone, thick frontal bone, and thick base of skull.[ispub.com] Prominence at occipital and frontal bone, thick frontal bone, and thick base of skull, lateral fullness of supraorbital ridges, relatively small mandible were found in three-dimensial[ispub.com]

    Missing: Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults
  • Metopic Suture Synostosis

    Characteristics of sagittal craniosynostosis include: Elongated skull shape (front to back) Narrow skull shape (side to side) Midline bony ridge Frontal bossing Occipital[facesplus.com] Characteristics of sagittal craniosynostosis include: Elongated skull shape (front to back) Narrow skull width (side to side) Midline bony ridge Frontal bossing Occipital[craniofacialmd.com] prominence When caught early, children with sagittal synostosis are candidates for a new minimally invasive endoscopic approach.[facesplus.com]

    Missing: Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults
  • Osteopathia Striata

    […] bossing, broad nasal bridge, prominent occipital bony protrusion and mild intellectual impairment have also been documented.[orpha.net] Macrocephaly is documented in almost half of patients, followed by frontal and occipital bossing, prominent forehead, maxillary hypoplasia, mandible overgrowth with protuberance[wjgnet.com] Vertebral anomalies (scoliosis, spondylolisthesis), anomalies of extremities (clubfoot, unusually long and thin fingers with clinodactyly of distal phalanges), hypertelorism, frontal[orpha.net]

    Missing: Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults
  • Craniosynostosis

    In isolated bilateral squamosal cases, the associated phenotype is frontal prominence, occipital flattening, scaphocephalic tendency (low-end normocephalic cranial index),[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Characteristics of sagittal craniosynostosis include: Elongated skull shape (front to back) Narrow skull width (side to side) Midline bony ridge Frontal bossing Occipital[cranioutah.com] . • Sagittal synostosis (scaphocephaly): elongated head shape frontal bossing (bulging of the forehead) occipital bullet (bulging of the back of the head) • Unicoronal synostosis[augustahealth.org]

    Missing: Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults
  • Autosomal Dominant Mandibulofacial Dysostosis with Ptosis

    Affected males differ from our patients in having frontal and occipital prominence, flat and broad nasal bridge, fusions of tarsal and metatarsal bones especially cuneiforms[docslide.us]

    Missing: Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults
  • Progressive Epilepsy-Intellectual Disability Syndrome, Type Finnish

    […] and occipital prominence, delayed closure of anterior fontanel, micrognathia, narrow palate, delayed eruption and persistence of deciduous teeth, hypodontia, aplasia or hypoplasia[merckmanuals.com] Genes (Chromosomal Location) Comments Pycnodysostosis (265800) Cathepsin K CTSK (1q21)* Onset: Early childhood Urine metabolites: None Clinical features: Short stature, frontal[merckmanuals.com]

    Missing: Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults
  • Neuronal Intranuclear Inclusion Disease

    These abnormal MRI findings were gradually expanded from the frontal to the occipital that were more prominent in DWIs.[casereports.bmj.com]

    Missing: Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults

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