craniosynostosis

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craniosynostosis

[‚krā·nē·ō‚sin·ə′stō·səs]
(medicine)
The union of separate cranial bones into a single bone structure.
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3) Germline mutations in this gene have been associated with craniosynostoses and skeletal dysplasia.
The search terms Hypothermy AND Craniosynostoses, and Hipotermia AND Craneosinostosis, respectively, were used initially.
High-resolution imaging of craniofacial sutures: new tools for understanding the origins of craniosynostoses.
4) Tests showed no sign of craniosynostoses and Antley-Bixler or Marfan syndrome, and could find no evidence of gynaecomastia because the anterior chest wall of the mummies was not available.