cra·​nio·​ta·​bes ˌkrā-nē-ə-ˈtā-(ˌ)bēz How to pronounce craniotabes (audio)
plural craniotabes
: a thinning and softening of the infantile skull in spots usually due to rickets or syphilis

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“Craniotabes.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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