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Case 89 

Case 89
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Case 89
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Ellen Chung

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199758968.003.0089
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date: 16 February 2019

3-month-old with abnormally shaped head.

Axial CT image shows an abnormally elongated skull shape in the anterior-posterior plane with widest portion in the temporal region rather than the parietal region as in the normal skull—scaphocephaly.

Axial CT image near vertex in bone window demonstrates absence of the normal lucent sagittal suture and linear sclerosis, or ridging, along its expected course (arrowhead)....

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