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Definition of the noun acrocephaly

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noun - plural: acrocephalies

  1. a congenital abnormality of the skull; the top of the skull assumes a cone shape

Alternative definition of the noun acrocephaly

noun

  1. The condition of suffering from a pointed skull.

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Google previewUltrasound of Congenital Fetal Anomalies (2014)

Differential Diagnosis and Prognostic Indicators, Second Edition by Dario Paladini, Paolo Volpe

Acrocephaly (Figure 9.6a) Acrocephaly is the presence of a pointed head ( increased craniocaudal diameter), caused by premature closure of both coronal sutures. Acrocephaly is typical of Apert syndrome (Chapter 10). Brachycephaly ( Figure ...

Google previewJournal of Radiology (1922)

Acrocephaly is a characteristic of such peculiarity as to attract immediate attention, and may be noted in the living in those individuals of exceptionally high forehead. Plagiocephaly may result from various causes: (1) A congenital inequality ...

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2009)

by Mosby

acrocephalosyndactyly/ak′rō·sef′ ·lō·sin·dak′ti·lē/ [acrocephaly + syndactyly], ...

Google previewMcGraw-Hill Medical Dictionary for Allied Health (2007)

by Myrna Breskin, Kevin Dumith, Enid Pearsons, Robert Seeman

end, tip, or peak: for example, acrocephaly. 2. extremity: for example, acrocyanosis. acrocentric /ākrösén'trik/ having the centromere (the part of a ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2013)

by Mosby

acrocephalopolysyndactyly [ acrocephaly + polysyndactyly], any of several inherited disorders characterized by a peaked cranium and webbed fingers and toes, along with extra fingers or toes.

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2012)

by Mosby, Inc

acrocephalopolysyndactyly [ acrocephaly + polysyndactyly], any of several inherited disorders characterized by a peaked cranium and webbed fingers and toes, along with extra fingers or toes.

Google previewThe American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1916)

acrocephaly (ak-ro-sef'al-e). Same as acrocephalia. acrochordon (ak-ro-kor'don) (Gr. 5xpos extreme + Xopón string]. A soft, pendulous growth on the neck or eyelids of old persons. acrocinesis (ak-ro-sin-e' sis) (Gr.

Google previewAn Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences (1898)

Including the Pronunciation, Accentuation, Derivation, and Definition of the Terms Used in Medicine, Anatomy, Surgery ... by George Milbry Gould

Acrocephaly (ak-ro-sef'-a/-e) [äxpov, a point; kepazi, the head]. Same as Acrocephalia. Acrocheir (ak'-ro-Air) [äxpov, point; reip , ...

Google previewA practical medical dictionary ... (1914)

by Thomas Lathrop Stedman

Acrocephaly. acrocephal'ic [G. akron, tip, + kephalS, head.] Having a high or peaked head. Noting a skull with a vertical index above 77. Similar to hypsicephalic (q.v.). acroceph'alous. Acrocephalic. acrocephaly [G. akron, tip, + kephale, head.] ...

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