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Keyword - Craniosynostosis (KW-0989)

Definition

Protein which, if defective, causes craniosynostosis, the premature closure of one or more cranial sutures which results in an abnormal head shape. Different types of craniosynostosis are known. All are characterized by skull deformities, with face and often limb involvement in the syndromic forms.

Synonyms

  • Craniostosis

Category

Disease

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DiseaseCraniosynostosis
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