Amoldamiento de cabeza del recién nacido

En el primer parto normal, la presión sobre la cabeza causada por la estrechez del canal de nacimiento puede dar a la cabeza una forma oblonga en vez de redonda. Esta deformación de la cabeza en los recién nacidos es común y generalmente desaparece al cabo de unos días.Amoldamiento de cabeza del recién nacido

Revision

Last reviewed 11/7/2011 by Neil K. Kaneshiro, MD, MHA, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

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