Frontal bossing

Frontal bossing refers to an abnormally high forehead, or a prominent forehead. Similar symptoms include a prominent brow, high forehead, and other forehead abnormalities. Frontal bossing may simply be normal variation (i.e. a normal forehead), or may occur in a variety of congenital syndromes. ...

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Summary: Bilateral bulging of the lateral frontal bone prominences with relative sparing of the midline. ...1,2

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Causes of Frontal bossing

Some of the causes of the condition may include: Causes of Frontal Bossing:

  • 10q22.3q23.3 Microdeletion Syndrome
  • 12q14 Microdeletion Syndrome
  • 15q13.3 Microdeletion Syndrome
  • 16p11.2p12.2 Microdeletion Syndrome
  • 16q24.3 Microdeletion Syndrome
  • 17p13.3 Microduplication Syndrome
  • 17q23.1q23.2 Microdeletion Syndrome
  • 1p36 Deletion Syndrome
  • 1q21.1 Microdeletion ...
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Causes List for Frontal bossing

Possible causes of Frontal bossing (or similar symptoms) may include:4

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  1. [from HPO]
  2. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): gtr/ conditions/ CN001816/ 
  3. Source: Human Phenotype Ontology
  4. Source: Algorithmically Generated List

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