Open Craniosynostosis Repair Gallery
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Child with metopic synostosis and triangular shaped head. Post op is 1 year after surgery. The ridge on the forehead is absent and head shape is now normal. For more information on craniosynostosis repair, visit www.stlouischildrens.org/our-services/plastic-surgery/end....
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3 year old male who presented to us at a later age with sagittal synostosis. Photos are 1 year after surgery. Notice the change from the long, peaked head shape to a normal head shape. Even with shorter hair, the scar is nearly imperceptible. For more information on craniosynostosis repair, visit www.stlouischildrens.org/our-services/plastic-surgery/end....
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3 Year old with Sagittal and Lambdoid synostosis 1 year after open reconstruction with a more normal head shape.
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(Left) Child with sagittal synostosis. (right) Postoperative 1 year after open reconstruction with increase in head width
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