Types of Craniosynostosis


Craniosynostosis: Premature closure of 1 or more sutures in the skull.

Billy has sagittal craniosynostosis (named as it is the sagittal line that has fused) This is the most common form of craniosynostosis and is more often seen in boys although the condition itself is rare. Most cases of craniosynostosis (like Billy’s) are non-syndromatic, but in some cases it is found as part of a wider syndrome.


2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. jenn714
    Mar 19, 2013 @ 20:41:58

    My little one had metopic – we are still dealing with some issues but his head is great! So happy to hear you are all doing well!


    • blogforbilly
      Mar 22, 2013 @ 19:40:17

      Thanks 🙂 its amazing what they can do isn’t it. Hope those issues get sorted for you soon. All the best to you and your little one. Charlotte


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