plagiocephaly

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congenital malformation of the skull in which the main axis of the skull is oblique

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While deformational plagiocephaly often resolves with repositioning and tummy time, it is reassuring to know that such impressive technology is available for those little heads that don't remodel on their own.
Deformational plagiocephaly (DP), a frequently occurring pediatric condition, is characterised by changes in skull shape in the absence of craniosynostosis.
The Linthorpe couple said they spotted the tot's misshapen skull - medically known as deformational plagiocephaly - at an early stage.
Brandon, aged nine months, has a condition called deformational plagiocephaly, commonly known as flat-head syndrome.
The condition that Lucy suffers from is called Flat Head Syndrome, known medically as positional or deformational plagiocephaly.
STAR Cranial Center of Excellence practitioners offer an unparalleled level of expertise, with the successful treatment of thousands of infants with deformational plagiocephaly and other head shape abnormalities.
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): Researchers from Hasbro Children's Hospital and Children's Hospital Boston have identified risk factors for the severity of asymmetrical head shapes, known as deformational plagiocephaly (DP), or more commonly as flat head syndrome.