bathrocephaly

bathrocephaly

 [bath″ro-sef´ah-le]
a developmental anomaly marked by a steplike posterior projection of the skull, caused by excessive growth of the lambdoid suture.

bathrocephaly

/bath·ro·ceph·a·ly/ (bath″ro-sef´ah-le) a developmental anomaly marked by a steplike posterior projection of the skull, caused by excessive growth of the lambdoid suture.

bathrocephaly

A congenital cranial malformation consisting of a shelf-like projection at the base of the skull caused by hyperostosis of the squamous suture of the occiput, at least some cases of which would now be designated as platybasia.

bathrocephaly

a developmental anomaly marked by a steplike posterior projection of the skull, caused by excessive growth of the lambdoid suture.