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cranial vault

Monday 5 May 2008

Examples

- exencephaly with acrania / acalvaria due to amniotic band syndrome
- acalvaria and acrania presenting in a chorangiopagus parasiticus twin

References

- Evans C, Marton T, Rutter S, Anumba DO, Whitby EH, Cohen MC. Cranial vault defects: the description of 3 cases that illustrate a spectrum of anomalies. Pediatr Dev Pathol. 2008 Apr 28:1. PMID: 18442303