Last Updated on Aug 19, 2017

Latest Publications and Research on Plagiocephaly

J Craniofac Surg  2020 Jan 17  

A Large Dermoid Cyst Causing Plagiocephaly.

Itinteang T, Salomia U, Metai A, Gates R

We report an adult case from Kiribati, with a large dermoid cyst, and resultant underlying plagiocephaly, that was managed well with surgical excision... Read More

Source: PubMed


Childs Nerv Syst  2020 Feb 01  

Single-suture craniosynostosis: is there a correlation between preoperative ophthalmological, neuroradiological, and neurocognitive findings?

Chieffo DPR, Arcangeli V, Bianchi F, Salerni A, Massimi L, Frassanito P, Tamburrini G

In spite of literature data stating that children with single-suture craniosynostosis have an increased risk for neuropsychological deficits, no data ... Read More

Source: PubMed

J Neurosurg Pediatr  2020 Jan 31  

Positional posterior plagiocephaly: a single-center review.

Ahluwalia R, Kiely C, Foster J, Gannon S, Wiseman AL, Shannon CN, Bonfield CM

The authors sought to assess the prevalence and severity of positional posterior plagiocephaly (PPP) in the pediatric population at a tertiary care ce... Read More

Source: PubMed

J Clin Med    

Craniofacial Asymmetry from One to Three Years of Age: A Prospective Cohort Study with 3D Imaging.

Launonen AM, Vuollo V, Aarnivala H, Heikkinen T, Pirttiniemi P, Valkama AM, Harila V

Deformational plagiocephaly (DP) is considered a risk factor for facial asymmetry. This cohort-based, prospective, follow-up study used three-dimensio... Read More

Source: PubMed

BMC Pediatr    

Prevalence of positional skull deformities in 530 premature infants with a corrected age of up to 6?months: a multicenter study.

Yang W, Chen J, Shen W, Wang C, Wu Z, Chang Q, Li W, Lv K, Pan Q, Li H, Ha D, Zhang Y

Positional deformities (PD) are common during early infancy. Severe cases may result in facial abnormalities and be associated with delayed neurologic... Read More

Source: PubMed

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