Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.

Fontanel bulging

Fontanel bulging: Introduction

Fontanel bulging: The bulging of the unclosed fontanel on the head of a baby. See detailed information below for a list of 1 causes of Fontanel bulging, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

» Review Causes of Fontanel bulging: Causes

Causes of Fontanel bulging:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Fontanel bulging. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

» Review Causes of Fontanel bulging: Causes

Home Diagnostic Testing and Fontanel bulging

Home medical tests possibly related to Fontanel bulging:

Fontanel bulging: Animations


Causes of General Symptom Types

Research the causes of these more general types of symptom:

Research the causes of related medical symptoms such as:

Causes of Similar Symptoms to Fontanel bulging

Research the causes of these symptoms that are similar to, or related to, the symptom Fontanel bulging:

Misdiagnosis and Fontanel bulging

Rare form of hair loss often misdiagnosed: a rare form of extreme hair loss called "Atrichia with papular lesions" (APL) is often misdiagnosed as alopecia more »

Hair and scalp disorders misdiagnosed in African Americans: A higher than average percentage of misdiagnoses of hair or scalp disorders seem to occur in African Americans. Some of the overlooked hair/scalp conditions include cicatrial alopecia, more »

Fontanel bulging: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

Other ways to find a doctor, or use doctor, physician and specialist online research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: Fontanel bulging

Research extensive quality ratings and patient safety measures for hospitals, clinics and medical facilities in health specialties related to Fontanel bulging:

Detailed list of causes of Fontanel bulging

The list below shows some of the causes of Fontanel bulging mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Fontanel bulging?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Fontanel bulging. Of the 1 causes of Fontanel bulging that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 1 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Fontanel bulging:

The following list of conditions have 'Fontanel bulging' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

Select from the following alphabetical view of conditions which include a symptom of Fontanel bulging or choose View All.

Join in at the forums

Ask or answer a question about symptoms or diseases at one of our free interactive user forums.

Medical story forums: If you have a medical story then we want to hear it.

See a list of all the medical forums

Classifications of Fontanel bulging:

Medical Conditions associated with Fontanel bulging:

Scalp symptoms (639 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Skeletal symptoms (4109 causes), Infant health symptoms (2900 causes), Skull symptoms (1970 causes), Child health symptoms (230 causes)

Symptoms related to Fontanel bulging:

Head swelling (2 causes), Scalp swelling (14 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Infant symptoms (2900 causes), Increased ICP

Medical articles on signs and symptoms:

Doctor-patient articles related to symptoms and diagnosis:

These general medical articles may be of interest:

Related medical articles from our Disease Center for Fontanel bulging:

More Ways To Research Medical Signs and Symptoms:


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