File:Skull CT abnormal 06.jpg

From Embryology

Original file(1,000 × 541 pixels, file size: 85 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg)

Skull Deformational Plagiocepahly

Posterior (A), superior (B) and endocranial (C) 3DCT volume rendered images. There is no identifiable synostosis. The skull shape resembles a parallelogram (B), and the posterior skull base is not abnormally tilted (A). In addition, the posterior skull base axis coincides with the anterior skull base axis (C)

Skull CT Images: Normal overview | Normal vertex and lateral | Normal endocranial and vertex | Normal Vertex - Fontanels | Dolichocephaly and Scaphocephaly | Coronal Synostosis | Anterior Plagiocephaly | Turricephaly | Posterior Plagiocephaly | Deformational Plagiocepahly | Trigonocephaly | Oxycephaly | Computed Tomography


Khanna PC, Thapa MM, Iyer RS & Prasad SS. (2011). Pictorial essay: The many faces of craniosynostosis. Indian J Radiol Imaging , 21, 49-56. PMID: 21431034 DOI.


This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Paritosh C Khanna © 2007 - 2012 Indian Journal of Radiology and Imaging

Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0)

Original file name: Figure 7 Original figure has been modified, resized and relabelled.

Cite this page: Hill, M.A. (2024, April 23) Embryology Skull CT abnormal 06.jpg. Retrieved from

What Links Here?
© Dr Mark Hill 2024, UNSW Embryology ISBN: 978 0 7334 2609 4 - UNSW CRICOS Provider Code No. 00098G

File history

Click on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time.

current16:59, 17 March 2012Thumbnail for version as of 16:59, 17 March 20121,000 × 541 (85 KB)Z8600021 (talk | contribs)