Macrocephaly

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Note what signs you see.

I (W. Wertelecki, M.D.) see a prominent forehead. This should prompt a clinician to measure the head size and examine the rest of the sceletal proportions. To appreciate this example, please see the additional images.

CREDIT: The images and clinical profile are mostly adapted from “Atlas of Mental Retardation Syndromes” by U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare. 1968 (0-310-072 U.S. Government Printing Office), edited by S. S. Gellis, M.D. and M. Finegold, M.D.

 

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