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Disease Plagiocephaly

Name Plagiocephaly
Synonym Plagiocephalies
Definition The condition characterized by uneven or irregular shape of the head often in parallelogram shape with a flat spot on the back or one side of the head. It can either result from the premature CRANIAL SUTURE closure (CRANIOSYNOSTOSIS) or from external forces (NONSYNOSTOTIC PLAGIOCEPHALY).
Categories Congenital abnormality | Musculoskeletal disease
MeSH® ID D059041

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1. DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Musculoskeletal Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Craniofacial Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Plagiocephaly Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Congenital Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Musculoskeletal Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Craniofacial Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Plagiocephaly Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Plagiocephaly Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Plagiocephaly, Nonsynostotic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes