Recent Examples of craniosynostosis from the Web
Paul Davis' daughter was born with sagittal craniosynostosis.
My grandson recently had surgery to correct craniosynostosis.
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Origin and Etymology of craniosynostosis
First Known Use: 1951See Words from the same year
medical Definition of craniosynostosis
- Left untreated, craniosynostosis can lead to increased intracranial pressure, resulting in headaches, visual disturbances and developmental delay.
- —The Chicago Daily Herald, 23 Nov. 2009
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