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Novel Surgical Approach to Acalvaria.
https://doi.org/10.1097/SCS.0000000000006802
The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery; Caycedo DJ, Castillo-Huila JP et. al.

Sep 4th, 2020 - Acalvaria, also known as acrania, is a rare congenital anomaly which is characterized by a complete or partial defect of the calvarium. Due to the low number of patients reported, there is no a standard for the treatment of this condition; thereby...

Acalvaria - report of a case and discussion of the literature.
https://doi.org/10.1080/02688697.2017.1322685
British Journal of Neurosurgery; Ouma JR

May 5th, 2017 - Acalvaria is a rare condition indeed, defined as the absence of the flat bones of the skull, as well as the associated muscles and dura, with, in some cases, normal skull base bones and normal brain structures. It has been reported as a fatal cong...

Acalvaria.
https://doi.org/10.3171/2014.5.PEDS13688
Journal of Neurosurgery. Pediatrics; Hawasli AH, Beaumont TL et. al.

Jun 14th, 2014 - Acalvaria is a rare congenital malformation characterized by an absence of skin and skull. The authors describe a newborn at an estimated 38 weeks gestational age who was delivered via cesarean section from a 32-year-old mother. Upon delivery, the...

Acalvaria
https://rarediseases.info.nih.gov/diseases/361/acalvaria

Sep 23rd, 2013 - Primary acalvaria is an extremely rare malformation characterized by the absence of the flat skull bones of the brain, dura mater, and scalp muscles. The skull base and facial features are fully formed and usually appear normal.[1][2][3] The cause...

Cranial vault defects: the description of three cases that illustrate a spectrum of ano...
https://doi.org/10.2350/08-02-0415.1
Pediatric and Developmental Pathology : the Official Jour... Evans C, Marton T et. al.

Apr 30th, 2008 - Three cases of cranial vault defects in fetuses are described. All 3 cases underwent postmortem examination, and in 2 of them postmortem magnetic resonance imaging was also performed. The phenotypical differences between the cases illustrate a spe...

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