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Descriptor English: Craniosynostoses
Descriptor Spanish: Craneosinostosis
Descriptor craneosinostosis
Entry term(s) acrocefalia
braquicefalia
braquiocefalia
craneoestenosis
craneosinostosis tipo 1
escafocefalia
oxicefalia
plagiocefalia sinostótica anterior
plagiocefalia sinostótica posterior
sinostosis metópica
trigonocefalia
Scope note: Cierre prematuro de una o más suturas del cráneo.
Descriptor Portuguese: Craniossinostoses
Descriptor French: Craniosynostoses
Entry term(s): 1 Craniosynostoses, Type
1 Craniosynostosis, Type
Acrocephaly
Anterior Plagiocephaly, Synostotic
Brachycephaly
Coronal Synostoses, Unilateral
Coronal Synostosis, Unilateral
Craniostenoses
Craniostenosis
Craniosynostose
Craniosynostoses, Lambdoidal
Craniosynostoses, Type 1
Craniosynostosis
Craniosynostosis Plagiocephaly
Craniosynostosis, Lambdoidal
Craniosynostosis, Type 1
Lambdoid Synostoses
Lambdoid Synostosis
Lambdoidal Craniosynostoses
Lambdoidal Craniosynostosis
Metopic Synostoses
Metopic Synostosis
Oxycephaly
Plagiocephaly, Craniosynostosis
Plagiocephaly, Synostotic
Plagiocephaly, Synostotic Anterior
Plagiocephaly, Synostotic Posterior
Posterior Plagiocephaly, Synostotic
Sagittal Synostoses
Sagittal Synostosis
Scaphocephaly
Synostoses, Lambdoid
Synostoses, Metopic
Synostoses, Sagittal
Synostoses, Unilateral Coronal
Synostosis, Lambdoid
Synostosis, Metopic
Synostosis, Sagittal
Synostosis, Unilateral Coronal
Synostotic Anterior Plagiocephaly
Synostotic Plagiocephaly
Synostotic Posterior Plagiocephaly
Trigonocephaly
Type 1 Craniosynostoses
Type 1 Craniosynostosis
Unilateral Coronal Synostoses
Unilateral Coronal Synostosis
Tree number(s): C05.116.099.370.894.232
C05.660.207.240
C05.660.906.364
C16.131.621.207.240
C16.131.621.906.364
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003398
Scope note: Premature closure of one or more CRANIAL SUTURES. It often results in plagiocephaly. Craniosynostoses that involve multiple sutures are sometimes associated with congenital syndromes such as ACROCEPHALOSYNDACTYLIA; and CRANIOFACIAL DYSOSTOSIS.
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: OXYCEPHALY was see under CRANOPSYNOSTOSES 1963-78
Online Note: use CRANIOSYNOSTOSES to search OXYCEPHALY 1966-78
History Note: OXYCEPHALY was see under CRANIOSYNOSTOSES 1963-78
DeCS ID: 3414
Unique ID: D003398
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1963/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2019/07/05
Craniosynostoses - Preferred
Concept UI M0005288
Scope note Premature closure of one or more CRANIAL SUTURES. It often results in plagiocephaly. Craniosynostoses that involve multiple sutures are sometimes associated with congenital syndromes such as ACROCEPHALOSYNDACTYLIA; and CRANIOFACIAL DYSOSTOSIS.
Preferred term Craniosynostoses
Entry term(s) Craniostenoses
Craniostenosis
Craniosynostose
Craniosynostosis
Craniosynostosis Plagiocephaly
Plagiocephaly, Craniosynostosis
Plagiocephaly, Synostotic
Synostotic Plagiocephaly
Acrocephaly - Narrower
Concept UI M0005289
Scope note Premature closing of the lambdoid and coronal sutures.
Preferred term Acrocephaly
Entry term(s) Oxycephaly
Trigonocephaly - Narrower
Concept UI M0546049
Scope note Premature fusion of the metopic suture.
Preferred term Trigonocephaly
Scaphocephaly - Narrower
Concept UI M0546050
Scope note Premature fusion of the sagittal suture.
Preferred term Scaphocephaly
Entry term(s) Sagittal Synostoses
Sagittal Synostosis
Synostoses, Sagittal
Synostosis, Sagittal
Synostotic Anterior Plagiocephaly - Narrower
Concept UI M0546048
Scope note Premature fusion of one of the coronal sutures.
Preferred term Synostotic Anterior Plagiocephaly
Entry term(s) Anterior Plagiocephaly, Synostotic
Coronal Synostoses, Unilateral
Coronal Synostosis, Unilateral
Plagiocephaly, Synostotic Anterior
Synostoses, Unilateral Coronal
Synostosis, Unilateral Coronal
Unilateral Coronal Synostoses
Unilateral Coronal Synostosis
Synostotic Posterior Plagiocephaly - Narrower
Concept UI M0546047
Scope note Premature fusion of one of the lambdoid sutures.
Preferred term Synostotic Posterior Plagiocephaly
Entry term(s) Craniosynostoses, Lambdoidal
Craniosynostosis, Lambdoidal
Lambdoid Synostoses
Lambdoid Synostosis
Lambdoidal Craniosynostoses
Lambdoidal Craniosynostosis
Plagiocephaly, Synostotic Posterior
Posterior Plagiocephaly, Synostotic
Synostoses, Lambdoid
Synostosis, Lambdoid
Metopic Synostosis - Narrower
Concept UI M000612264
Preferred term Metopic Synostosis
Entry term(s) Metopic Synostoses
Synostoses, Metopic
Synostosis, Metopic
Brachycephaly - Narrower
Concept UI M0546046
Scope note Premature closing of both sides of the coronal sutures.
Preferred term Brachycephaly
Craniosynostosis, Type 1 - Narrower
Concept UI M000648291
Preferred term Craniosynostosis, Type 1
Entry term(s) 1 Craniosynostoses, Type
1 Craniosynostosis, Type
Craniosynostoses, Type 1
Type 1 Craniosynostoses
Type 1 Craniosynostosis



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