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Nonsynostotic Plagiocephaly Summary

Description: A deformity of the SKULL that is not due to bone fusion (SYNOSTOSIS), such as craniosynostoses, and is characterized by an asymmetric skull and face. It is observed with an increased frequency in INFANTS after the adoption of supine sleeping recommendations to prevent SUDDEN INFANT DEATH SYNDROME.

Also Known As: Plagiocephaly, Nonsynostotic; Plagiocephaly, Deformational; Plagiocephaly, Positional; Deformational Plagiocephalies; Deformational Plagiocephaly Show All >>

Networked: 56 relevant articles (4 outcomes, 7 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Nonsynostotic Plagiocephaly

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Botulinum Toxins (Botulinum Toxin) : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  2. Cosmetics : 2 studies in 2 results : IBA
  3. Congenital torticollis : 4 results : IBA
  4. Plastics : 3 results : IBA
  5. Folic Acid (Vitamin M) : 2 results : FDA 50 Generic
  6. Carbon Monoxide : 2 results : IBA
  7. antiarrhythmic peptide (AAP) : 2 results : IBA
  8. Diamond : 1 result : IBA
  9. Tea : 1 result : IBA
  10. Androgens : 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Nonsynostotic Plagiocephaly

  1. Craniosynostoses (Craniosynostosis)
  2. Plagiocephaly
  3. Synostosis
  4. Congenital Abnormalities (Deformity)
  5. Craniofacial Abnormalities
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Key Therapies for Nonsynostotic Plagiocephaly

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  1. Orthotic Devices (Orthosis) : 3 outcomes 3 studies in 17 results
  2. Sutures (Suture) : 2 studies in 11 results
  3. Lasers (Laser) : 3 results
  4. Occupational Therapy (Therapy, Occupational) : 2 results
  5. Pacifiers : 1 result
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