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Craniosynostosis is a birth defect in which the fibrous joints between the bones of the skull are prematurely closed before the growth of the brain is complete. Prognosis usually depends on over health of the child
Craniosynostosis is typically treated with a surgery. However, your child's age, overall health, and medical history and the extent of the craniosynostosis helps in deciding the specific treatment for it.
A misshaped skull of an infant is the most common sign of craniosynostosis. The soft spot on the baby’s skull may also be seen in some cases.