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Craniosynostoses (Craniosynostosis) Summary

Description: Premature closure of one or more CRANIAL SUTURES. It often results in plagiocephaly. Craniosynostoses that involve multiple sutures are sometimes associated with congenital syndromes such as ACROCEPHALOSYNDACTYLIA; and CRANIOFACIAL DYSOSTOSIS.

Also Known As: Craniosynostosis; Acrocephaly; Oxycephaly; Brachycephaly; Craniostenosis Show All >>

Networked: 1464 relevant articles (31 outcomes, 135 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Craniosynostoses

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. remifentanil (Ultiva) : 4 outcomes 1 study in 4 results : FDA 1
  2. Cosmetics : 2 outcomes 5 studies in 36 results : IBA
  3. Tranexamic Acid (AMCA) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 8 results : FDA 3
  4. Erythropoietin : 1 outcome 1 study in 3 results : FDA 1
  5. SAS : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  6. Epoetin Alfa (Epogen) : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : FDA 3
  7. Isoflurane : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : FDA 7 Generic
  8. sevoflurane (Ultane) : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : FDA 4 Generic
  9. Neuraminidase deficiency with beta-galactosidase deficiency : 1 outcome in 9 results : IBA
  10. N- (4'- fluorobutyrophenone)- 4- (4- chlorophenyl)pyridinium (HPP(+)) : 1 outcome in 6 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Craniosynostoses

  1. Synostosis
  2. Congenital Abnormalities (Deformity)
  3. Hydrocephalus (Hydrocephaly)
  4. Craniofacial Abnormalities
  5. Airway Obstruction (Choking)
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Key Therapies for Craniosynostoses

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  1. Distraction Osteogenesis : 6 outcomes 10 studies in 81 results
  2. Sutures (Suture) : 5 outcomes 60 studies in 596 results
  3. Osteotomy : 3 outcomes 5 studies in 66 results
  4. Autologous Blood Transfusion : 1 outcome 3 studies in 8 results
  5. Blood Transfusion (Blood Transfusions) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 31 results
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