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45 Possible Causes for Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults, Open Posterior Fontanelle

  • Pyknodysostosis

    Skull X-rays showed widely separated cranial sutures and widely open anterior and posterior fontanel.[dx.doi.org] Radiograph of the skull was found to be widely open anterior and posterior fontanelle, with obtuse mandibular angle and separated cranial sutures (Fig. 6).[jocr.co.in] Figure 3 Skull X-ray showing obtuse angled mandible, open anterior and posterior fontanelle and non pneumatised sinuses .[dx.doi.org]

  • Cleidocranial Dysplasia

    Three-dimensional computerized tomography scanning demonstrated a large anterior fontanelle, a patent posterior fontanelle, and bone defects at the pterion and asterion, together[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] She had an open anterior fontanelle, aplastic clavicles, and unerupted permanent teeth.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Secondary Hypothyroidism

    Within the first month after birth, the patient manifested feeding difficulties, lethargy, persistent jaundice, umbilical hernia, and large anterior and open posterior fontanels[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Congenital Hypothyroidism

    Examination revealed facial puffiness, open posterior fontanelles, dry skin, cold peripheries and prominent abdominal veins with visible peristalsis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] She was severely pale with a wide open and flat anterior fontanel (3 3 cm), open posterior fontanel, depressed nasal bridge, macroglossia, dry skin, and an umbilical hernia[currentpediatrics.com] In fact, only about 5% of infants have detectable physical findings or symptoms at birth that may include: post-dates delivery macrosomia open posterior fontanelle umbilical[medicalhomeportal.org]

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  • Grebe Syndrome

    The anterior and the posterior fontanelles were wide open. The head appeared large in comparison to the body.[clinicalimagingscience.org] Reconstruction skeletal CT scan b) Posterior view shows markedly opened posterior fontanel (long white arrow), ill-defined cranio-cervical junction (short white arrow), and[clinicalimagingscience.org] Posterior view of the reconstruction skeletal CT scan showed markedly opened posterior fontanel, ill-defined cranio-cervical junction, and no anatomical landmark of the odontoid[clinicalimagingscience.org]

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  • Acromesomelic Dysplasia Type Maroteaux

    The anterior and the posterior fontanelles were wide open. The head appeared large in comparison to the body.[clinicalimagingscience.org] Reconstruction skeletal CT scan b) Posterior view shows markedly opened posterior fontanel (long white arrow), ill-defined cranio-cervical junction (short white arrow), and[clinicalimagingscience.org] Posterior view of the reconstruction skeletal CT scan showed markedly opened posterior fontanel, ill-defined cranio-cervical junction, and no anatomical landmark of the odontoid[clinicalimagingscience.org]

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  • Congenital Non-Goitrous Hypothyroidism 1

    She was severely pale with a wide open and flat anterior fontanel (3 3 cm), open posterior fontanel, depressed nasal bridge, macroglossia, dry skin, and an umbilical hernia[alliedacademies.org]

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  • Isolated Tracheo-Esophageal Fistula

    The skull was small with a wide anterior fontanelle, an open posterior fontanelle and a metopic suture.[annsaudimed.net]

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  • Boomerang Dysplasia

    The anterior and the posterior fontanelles were wide open. The head appeared large in comparison to the body.[clinicalimagingscience.org] Reconstruction skeletal CT scan b) Posterior view shows markedly opened posterior fontanel (long white arrow), ill-defined cranio-cervical junction (short white arrow), and[clinicalimagingscience.org] Posterior view of the reconstruction skeletal CT scan showed markedly opened posterior fontanel, ill-defined cranio-cervical junction, and no anatomical landmark of the odontoid[clinicalimagingscience.org]

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  • Congenital Thyroid Malformation without Hypothyroidism

    posterior fontanel), thyroid function tests should be sent immediately, even if the initial screen was normalRarely, screening programs miss cases of CH as a result of early[slideshare.net] […] delayed TSH elevation If clinical signs of hypothyroidism are present (prolonged jaundice, con-stipation, hypothermia, poor tone, mottled skin, poor feeding, large tongue, open[slideshare.net]

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