Scapocephaly is due to premature closure of this suture (arrow) shown in picture.
A. Coronal sutrue
B. Metopic suture
C. Sagittal suture
D. Lambdoid suture
Ans;C. Sagittal suture
Image represents Sagittal suture
- Scaphocephaly is a type of cephalic disorder which occurs when there is a premature fusion of the sagittal suture.
- The sagittal suture joins together the two parietal bones of skull.
- Scaphocephaly is the most common of the craniosynostosis conditions and is characterized by a long, narrow head.