Dolichocephaly: An abnormality of skull shape characterized by a increased anterior-posterior diameter, i.e., an increased antero-posterior dimension of the skull. Cephalic index less than 76%. Alternatively, an apparently increased antero-posterior length of the head compared to ...1

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Causes List: Dolichocephaly

Some of the causes of the condition may include:2 Causes of Dolichocephaly:

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Causes List for Dolichocephaly

Some possible causes of Dolichocephaly or similar disorders may include:3

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Types of Dolichocephaly

Some of the types of this condition may include:4 Types of Dolichocephaly:

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Names and Terminology

Synonyms: Large dolichocephalic skull ; Scaphocephaly ; Turridolichocephaly ; narrow cranium shape ; narrow head shape ; narrow skull shape ...Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH)5 ...

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  1. Source: Human Phenotype Ontology
  2. ibid.
  3. Source: Algorithmically Generated List
  4. Source: Human Phenotype Ontology
  5. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): gtr/ conditions/ C1854767/ 

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