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craniofacial dysostosis

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An inherited cranial deformity characterized by widening of the skull and high forehead, abnormal width between and protrusion of the eyes, a beaked nose, and hypoplasia of the maxilla.Crouzon's disease
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How to use craniofacial dysostosis in a sentence

  • The posterior part of the craniofacial axis, which has relations only with the cranium, is called the basicranial axis.

    The Vertebrate Skeleton|Sidney H. Reynolds
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