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Reoperation for intracranial hypertension in TWIST1-confirmed Saethre-Chotzen syndrome: a 15-year review.

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BACKGROUND: Saethre-Chotzen syndrome is a syndromic craniosynostosis defined by a genetic mutation affecting the TWIST1 gene on chromosome 7p21. It is typically associated with unicoronal or bicoronal synostosis, eyelid ptosis, dysmorphic external ears, and other variable facial and limb abnormalities. Surgical management of the craniosynostosis addresses the calvarial deformity and may relieve or reduce the risk of intracranial hypertension. The aim of this study was to assess surgical inter...

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Wilkie, AO More by this author
Jayamohan, J More by this author
Richards, PG More by this author
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Journal:
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
Volume:
123
Issue:
6
Pages:
1801-1810
Publication date:
2009-06-05
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EISSN:
1529-4242
ISSN:
0032-1052
URN:
uuid:268012f4-4d33-455b-b358-ce04d6310b59
Source identifiers:
117986
Local pid:
pubs:117986

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