Wormian bones

Summary: The presence of extra bones within a cranial suture. Wormian bones are irregular isolated bones which appear in addition to the usual centers of ossification of the cranium. ...1,2

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Causes List: Wormian bones

Some of the causes of the condition may include:3 Causes of Wormian Bones:

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Causes List for Wormian bones

Some possible causes of Wormian bones or similar disorders may include:4

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Names and Terminology

Synonyms: Intra sutural bones ; extra bones within cranial sutures ; intrasutural bones ; islands of bone within cranial sutures ...Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH)5 ...

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References

  1. [from HPO]
  2. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/ gtr/ conditions/ CN002406/ 
  3. Source: Human Phenotype Ontology
  4. Source: Algorithmically Generated List
  5. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/ gtr/ conditions/ CN002406/ 

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