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Inclusion cyst of anterior fontanelle
  1. Chiara Udina1,
  2. Lorenzo Calligaris2,
  3. Irene Berti2,
  4. Elisabetta Cattaruzzi2,
  5. Egidio Barbi1,2
  1. 1Department of Medicine, Surgery and Health Sciences, University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy
  2. 2Institute for Maternal and Child Health - IRCCS ’Burlo Garofolo', Trieste, Italy
  1. Correspondence to Dr Chiara Udina, Department of Medicine, Surgery and Health Sciences, University of Trieste, Trieste, 34137, Italy; chiaraudina{at}gmail.com

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A 10-month-old girl presented with a soft swelling over the head vertex noted at the age of 2 months (figure 1). Physical examination showed a well-defined mass of 2.5 cm × 1.5 cm covered by undamaged skin. The lesion was neither pulsating nor painful. Ultrasonography showed a subcutaneous hypoechogenic cystic lesion without vascularisation. MRI showed a homogeneous T1-weighted hypointense and T2-weighted hyperintense non-vascularised mass without intracranial extension (figure 2); CT scans …

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