Premature Craniosynostosis in a Rare Genetic Disease- A Case Report

مجله بهداشت ايران

دوره 44 - شماره 3

Article Type: Case report
Abstract:

Background: Crouzon syndrome is a rare genetic disorder inherited in autosomal dominant pattern with complete penetration and variable expressivity.Its most notable characteristic feature is premature synostosis of cranial sutures The case presented is of a 4 yr old boy with box like head with microcephaly, protuberant eyes, hydrocephalus, low visual acquity diagnosed as a case of crouzon syndrome after clinical and radiological assessment.

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