Craniosynostosis: current conceptions and misconceptions

Cranial bones articulate in areas called sutures that must remain patent until skull growth is complete. Craniosynostosis is the condition that results from premature closure of one or more of the cranial vault sutures, generating facial deformities and more importantly, skull growth restrictions wi...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Cristiane Sá Roriz Fonteles, Richard H. Finnell, Timothy M. George, Raymond J. Harshbarger
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: AIMS Press 2016-04-01
Series:AIMS Genetics
Subjects:
MSX
FGF
BMP
Online Access:http://www.aimspress.com/Genetics/article/734/fulltext.html