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18 Possible Causes for Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults, Wide Symphysis Pubis

  • Cleidocranial Dysplasia

    Other skeletal abnormalities include delayed mineralisation of public bone, wide symphysis pubis, narrow pelvis and spondylolysis.2,3 There may be syringomyelia or spina bifida[jpgmonline.com] With regards to the pelvis, developmental defects and a wide symphysis pubis may be detected. Special images reveal coxa vara and coxa valga.[symptoma.com] Delayed ossification of bones forming symphysis pubis, producing a widened symphysis. Coxa vara can occur, limiting abduction and causing Trendelenburg gait.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Dyggve-Melchior-Clausen Syndrome

    symphysis pubis There is generalized platyspondyly (fig. 3).[healthdocbox.com] Hips are dislocated to level of iliac crests. lschiopubic synchondrosis fused yet symphysis pubis still wide open. 5 DYGGVE-MELCHIOR--CLAUSEN SYNDROME 111 Fig 8 -Shoulder[healthdocbox.com] Characteristic semilunar lacy appearance of iliac crests and typical femoral heads and symphysis pubis.[healthdocbox.com]

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  • Pyknodysostosis

    Pyknodysostosis is a rare lysosomal storage disease that follows an autosomal recessive inheritance pattern. It typically involves multiple skeletal deformities, as well as dwarfism. Features can be observed both clinically and radiologically. Pyknodysostosis is a genetic disease that is inherited with an autosomal[…][symptoma.com]

    Missing: Wide Symphysis Pubis
  • Diastasis Symphysis Pubis

    pubis.[en.wikipedia.org] Pelvic radiography showed a 23-mm diastasis of the symphysis pubis (arrow).[nejm.org] This abnormally wide gap can be diagnosed by radiologic studies such as x-ray, MRI, CT scan or bone scan. Manual testing by a healthcare professional can also be used.[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults
  • Parietal Foramina with Cleidocranial Dysplasia

    Pelvic changes including delayed ossification of the pubic bones, a wide symphysis pubis and narrow iliac wings. Coxa valga or coxa vara deformity may also develop.[wikidoc.org]

    Missing: Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults
  • Communicating Hydrocephalus

    fontanelle when it is still open) Findings: enlarged lateral ventricles MRI (preferred for children) or CT Indication: older infants (when fontanelle is already closed, typically[amboss.com] 6 months of age) or adults Features of acute hydrocephalus: enlarged ventricles Temporal horn dilation 2 mm Evans ratio 30% Sulcal enlargement Mickey Mouse ventricles Upward[amboss.com] Changes in vital signs resulting from brainstem compression Ultrasonography Indication: clinical suspicion during antenatal period or in infants 6 months of age (through the anterior[amboss.com]

    Missing: Wide Symphysis Pubis
  • Bladder Exstrophy

    There was a wide diastasis of symphysis pubis, it was decided to perform a bilateral anterior innominate and vertical iliac osteotomy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Rectal Foreign Body

    , while care was taken to prevent bladder injury, transposing a protective wide malleable retractor between the urinary bladder and the pubic symphysis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The dissection extended along the superior pubic rami in both directions laterally, the anterior and undersurface of the symphysis pubis anteriorly and posteriorly respectively[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Congenital Communicating Hydrocephalus

    fontanelle when it is still open) Findings: enlarged lateral ventricles MRI (preferred for children) or CT Indication: older infants (when fontanelle is already closed, typically[amboss.com] 6 months of age) or adults Features of acute hydrocephalus: enlarged ventricles Temporal horn dilation 2 mm Evans ratio 30% Sulcal enlargement Mickey Mouse ventricles Upward[amboss.com] Changes in vital signs resulting from brainstem compression Ultrasonography Indication: clinical suspicion during antenatal period or in infants 6 months of age (through the anterior[amboss.com]

    Missing: Wide Symphysis Pubis
  • Epispadias

    Musculoskeletal defects The pubic symphysis is widely separated. Divergent rectus muscles remain attached to the pubis.[genitalsurgerybelgrade.com] If the symphysis pubis is too wide, approximation with the help of osteotomies will bring the corpora more medial and advance the penis out of the pelvis, however, the length[indianjurol.com]

    Missing: Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults

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