Computed tomography in the study of the development of the skull base: 2. anencephaly, the aberrant skull form

C. Virapongse, M. Sarwar, S. Bhimani, E. S. Crelin

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The application of various radiographic modalities in the analysis of the paradigm aberrant skull of anencephalics is reported. Again, we found high resolution CT to be the most valuable modality. A detailed description of the skull base changes in anencephaly is presented, and the appropriate embryo-logic explanation is offered.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)95-102
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of computer assisted tomography
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 1985



  • Abnormalities
  • Computed tomography
  • Development
  • Fetus
  • Skull base
  • Skull base

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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