Sentence Examples


  • This type of craniosynostosis involves fusion of the metopic suture that runs from the top of the head toward the nose, which can create a ridge running down the forehead and gives the front of the head a wedge-shaped effect.
  • Frequencies of the types of craniosynostosis based on suture classification include: sagittal (50-58%); coronal (20-29%); metopic (4-10%); and lambdoid (2-4%).
  • Metopic suture-Suture extending from the top of the head down the middle of the forehead to the nose.
  • Metopic: This suture extends from the top of the head down the middle of the forehead to the nose.