clinocephaly


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clinocephaly

 [kli″no-sef´ah-le]
congenital flatness or concavity of the vertex of the head.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

cli·no·ceph·a·ly

(klī'nō-sef'ă-lē),
Craniosynostosis in which the upper surface of the cranium is concave, presenting a saddle-shaped appearance in profile.
Synonym(s): saddle head
[clino- + G. kephalē, head]
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cli·no·ceph·a·ly

(klī'nō-sef'ă-lē)
Craniosynostosis in which the superior surface of the cranium is concave, presenting a saddle-shaped appearance in profile.
Synonym(s): saddle head.
[clino- + G. kephalē, head]
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