Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 91:F98 doi:10.1136/adc.2005.087577
  • Images in neonatal medicine

A cloverleaf skull associated with Crouzon syndrome

  1. C-P Chen1,
  2. S-P Lin2,
  3. Y-N Su3,
  4. J-K Huang4,
  5. W Wang5
  1. 1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Medical Research, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan; Institute of Clinical Nursing, School of Nursing, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan; College of Chinese Medicine, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
  2. 2Department of Pediatrics, Department of Medical Research, Mackay Memorial Hospital
  3. 3Department of Medical Genetics, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
  4. 4Department of Radiology, Mackay Memorial Hospital
  5. 5Department of Medical Research, Mackay Memorial Hospital
  1. Correspondence to:
    Dr Chen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Mackay Memorial Hospital, 92, Section 2, Chung-Shan North Road, Taipei 104, Taiwan, Republic of China; cpc_mmh{at}

    A baby born to non-consanguineous parents presented with a cloverleaf skull and Crouzon syndrome. Computed tomography scans revealed a trilobed configuration of the skull with a characteristic honeycomb appearance of increased craniolacunae (fig 1). The limbs …