The Surgical Treatment of Plagiocephaly


Silav G., Avci G., Akan M., Taylan G., Elmaci I., Akoz T.

TURKISH NEUROSURGERY, cilt.21, ss.304-314, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 21 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5137/1019-5149.jtn.4095-11.1
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH NEUROSURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.304-314

Özet

AIM: Anterior plagiocephaly usually occurs with premature synostosis of the ipsilateral half of the coronal suture. The forehead is flattened on the affected side, with a backward and upward displacement of the affected orbit. The bulging of the calvaria may occur in the contralateral parietal area.