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.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The cloverleaf skull (Kleeblattschadel) deformity is the result of premature craniosynostosis (ossification of the skull sutures).
S My 3-year-old daughter was born with Kleeblattschadel syndrome (cloverleaf skull syndrome).