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XXI Congreso Nacional de la Sociedad Española de Neurocirugía
Barcelona, 17-19 May 2017
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C0395 - SYNDROMIC CRANIOSYNOSTOSIS: PHOTOGRAMMETRIC EVALUATION AND SUTURECTOMY AT VERY EARLY AGE

P. Miranda Lloret1, P. Garrido García1, J.L. Lerma2, I. Barbero2, E. Plaza Ramírez1 and A. Alberola1

1Hospital La Fe, Valencia, Spain. 2Univeristat Politècnica de Valencia, Valencia, Spain.

Objectives: To describe the technique of multiple suturectomy in the treatment of syndromic craniosynostosis at a ver early age.

Methods: We report two cases of syndromic craniosynostosis. The first is a patient suffering suffering an Apert syndrome treated by bicoronal suturectomy in the first month of life. The second patient is a preterm patient diagnosed of Saethre-Chotzen syndrome and treated by bicoronal and metopic suturectomy at term-equivalent-age.

Results: 3D photogrammetric and computerized tomography studies are presented as well as surgical images and postoperative results. Cranial remodeling was achieved without complications but longer follow-up is required to assess the need for further procedures.

Conclusions: Treatment of syndromic craniosynostosis with endoscopic assisted suturectomies is a safe procedure at a very-early age and should be considered an additional option of treatment in the units of pediatric neurosurgery.

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