normocephalic


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mes·o·ce·phal·ic

(mez'ō-se-fal'ik),
Having a head of medium length; denoting a skull with a cephalic index between 75 and 80 and a capacity of 1350-1450 mL, or any person with such a skull.
[meso- + G. kephalē, head]

normocephalic

adjective Referring to a head of normal shape and of normal size for the person’s age.
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Most of the children in both study and control group had normocephalic facial morphology and convex facial profile, with the long-face morphology recorded in 16.7% of the study and 10% of the control group.
HEENT: Head: Normocephalic, atraumatic; Ears: TM's intact; positive light reflex and bony prominences evident; hearing normal by whisper test; Eyes: Vision 20/20; PERRLA, EOMs are full and without nystagmus, fundoscopic exam is noncontributory; Nose: midline, mucosa is pale and boggy, nonerythematous; Throat and mouth: gums pink, moist without lesions, teeth in good alignment and in good repair, pharynx slightly erythematous without lesions, tonsils are 1+ bilaterally; uvula midline; slightly sour mouth odor.
Of the normocephalic group (83/95), almost 31% had the ocular findings described in Table 1.
HEENT: Normocephalic, conjunctiva clear, sclera clear bilaterally, EOMI, PERRLA, TM pearly gray with normal cone of light, no TM inflammation, no sinuses tenderness to palpation frontal, maxillary sinuses rhinitis, uvula midline, neck supple, no anterior cervical submental and submandibular tenderness or lymphadenopathy, thyroid not palpable, trachea midline, and full range of motion of neck.
Physical examination revealed a slightly overweight patient with a normocephalic head, as seen in Figure 1.
HEENT: Head round, normocephalic, without masses or lesions.
Skull normocephalic, symmetrical, and no lesions palpated.
HEENT: Normocephalic, conjunctiva clear, sclera red bilaterally, EOMI, PERRLA, TM pearly gray with normal cone of light, no TM inflammation.
HEENT: Normocephalic, round, symmetrical, hair evenly distributed and thick, conjunctiva clear, sclera appeared white bilaterally, EOMI, PERRLA, auricles symmetrical with her facial skin, mobile, firm, and non-tender, tympanic membrane (TM) pearly gray with normal cone of light, no TM inflammation, lips pink, teeth white and discoloration noted, tongue pink and dry as well as the oral mucosa, negative for sinusitis, rhinitis, uvula midline, symmetric palate, neck supple, no lymphadenopathy, thyroid not palpable, trachea midline, and full range of motion of neck.
HEENT: Normocephalic, conjunctiva clear, sclera red bilaterally, EOMI, PERRLA, TM pearly gray with normal cone of light; no TM inflammation; negative for sinusitis, rhinitis, uvula midline, symmetric palate, neck supple; no lymphadenopathy; thyroid not palpable; trachea midline; and full range of motion of neck with increased areas of thickness and dark pigmentation.
HEENT: Head normocephalic. Eyes: PERRLA and red reflex noted bilaterally.