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Oxycephaly Classification & external resources
Oxycephaly, also known as turricephaly and high-head syndrome, is a type of cephalic disorder. This is a term sometimes used to describe the premature closure of the coronal suture plus any other suture, or it may be used to describe the premature fusing of all sutures. Oxycephaly is the most severe of the craniostenoses.
Congenital malformations and deformations of musculoskeletal system ( Q65-Q79, 754-756) Limbs hip: Dislocation of hip/ Hip dysplasia
Additional recommended knowledge
feet ( Club foot, Flat feet, Pes cavus)
head, face, spine and chest: ( skull, face and jaw Dolichocephaly, Plagiocephaly) - Scoliosis - chest ( Pectus excavatum, Pectus carinatum)
Syndactyly ( Webbed toes)
reduction deficits ( Ectrodactyly, Amelia, Phocomelia)
upper limb ( Cleidocranial dysostosis, Madelung's deformity, Sprengel's deformity)
( knee Genu valgum, Genu varum)
Arthrogryposis Skull and face bones Craniosynostosis ( Scaphocephaly) - Trigonocephaly - Oxycephaly - Crouzon syndrome - Hypertelorism - Macrocephaly - Treacher Collins syndrome - Platybasia Spine and bony thorax Klippel-Feil syndrome - Spondylolisthesis - Cervical rib - Bifid rib Osteochondrodysplasia growth of tubular bones and spine: Achondrogenesis - Thanatophoric dysplasia - Short rib-polydactyly syndrome - Chondrodysplasia punctata ( Rhizomelic chondrodysplasia punctata, Conradi-Hünermann syndrome), Achondroplasia ( Hypochondroplasia, Osteosclerosis congenita) - Ellis-van Creveld syndrome - Spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia congenita Osteogenesis imperfecta - McCune-Albright syndrome - Osteopetrosis - Metaphyseal dysplasia - Hereditary multiple exostoses - Osteopoikilosis - Chondrodystrophy - Osteodystrophy Other abdominal wall ( Congenital diaphragmatic hernia, Omphalocele, Gastroschisis, Prune belly syndrome) - Ehlers-Danlos syndrome See also non-congenital conditions (M, 710-739)
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