Table 1.

Summarized Data of Children Operated on for Scaphocephaly

Patient No.Male/FemaleApgar ScoreWeight at Birth (g)DeliveryAge at Operation (Mo)Cephalic Index*Age at Testing (Y)
PreoperationFollow-up
01F93810Normal7.565.073.511.3
02M93470CS 1.071.473.712.3
03M94000CS2.371.476.89.3
04F93400Normal2.761.472.216.3
05M93950CS0.276.983.111.8
06F103570CS1.062.872.215.2
07M94320Normal5.564.477.411.7
08M104060Normal3.073.171.812.6
09M94820Normal0.572.585.312.7
10M92900Normal0.761.169.715.0
11F93580CS1.567.175.27.8
12M94770CS3.769.474.512.3
13M3400Normal1.068.777.28.5
14M93420Normal3.771.575.513.7
15M83680CS0.586.994.29.6
16M94040Normal0.763.377.213.0
17M93160Normal0.371.981.311.2
18F93580Normal1.764.077.516.0
  • * Cephalic index—Width/Length × 100, maximal transverse (width) and anteroposterior (length) dimensions of skull on radiographs. Normal value at age 2 to 6 months is 72.7 to 87.7 (mean, 81.4) and at age 9 to 11 years, 72.0 to 89.8 (mean, 80.8) from Haas.16

  • CS indicates caesarean section.