Definition of dolichocephaly in English:

dolichocephaly

noun

Anatomy

See dolichocephalic

  • ‘Sagittal craniosynostosis (dolichocephaly, scaphocephaly) accounts for 56% of cases and has an elongated cranial vault.’
  • ‘In single gene dolichocephaly only the posterior end of the sagittal suture line is prematurely narrowed.’
  • ‘Case 1 had trigonocephaly and up-slanting palpebral fissures, while case 2 had attention deficit, dolichocephaly and long face.’