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

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.