Michael S. B. Edwards M.D.

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  • CRANIOSYNOSTOSIS AND HYDROCEPHALUS NEUROSURGERY Golabi, M., Edwards, M. S., Ousterhout, D. K. 1987; 21 (1): 63-67


    Ten cases of craniosynostosis associated with hydrocephalus were found in a retrospective review of 250 cases of children with craniosynostosis. Four children had Pfeiffer's syndrome, 3 had Crouzon's syndrome, 2 had kleeblattsch├Ądel with multiple anomalies and therefore could not be classified into a definite syndrome, and 1 had isolated sagittal synostosis. Of these 10 children, 5 had kleeblattsch├Ądel, two with Crouzon's syndrome, one with Pfeiffer's syndrome, and 2 with multiple anomalies. In all patients, hydrocephalus was controlled by a shunting procedure. Possible causes of hydrocephalus in association with craniosynostosis are discussed.

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