Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
Diseases » Craniosynostosis » Hidden Causes

Misdiagnosis of Hidden Causes of Craniosynostosis

Underlying conditions list:

The list of possible underlying conditions mentioned in various sources for Craniosynostosis includes:

Other underlying conditions related to Craniosynostosis:

Source: Diseases Database

Craniosynostosis as a symptom:

Conditions listing Craniosynostosis as a symptom may also be potential underlying conditions.

You may also want to research other symptoms in our Symptoms Center.

Discussion of underlying conditions of Craniosynostosis:

The condition may be familial; a result of a chromosomal or genetic abnormality; or it may occur sporadically, with no other affected relatives. Some cases are associated with disorders such as microcephaly (abnormally small head) and hydrocephalus (excessive accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid in the brain). (Source: excerpt from NINDS Craniosynostosis Information Page: NINDS)

About underlying conditions:

With a diagnosis of Craniosynostosis, it is important to consider whether there is an underlying condition causing Craniosynostosis. These are other medical conditions that may possibly cause Craniosynostosis. For general information on this form of misdiagnosis, see Underlying Condition Misdiagnosis or Overview of Misdiagnosis.


By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise