Landmark Craniosynostosis Surgery Performed At Fortis

Landmark Craniosynostosis Surgery Performed At Fortis

Doctors at the Fortis Hospital, Kolkata have performed a rare surgery where they used 3D imaging to treat an even rarer disorder in a 6 month old baby. Called craniosynostosis, this birth defect causes premature folding of the skull, leading to high intra-cranial pressure. The defect had also caused a deformity in the patient’s head and face. “Instead of the child’s brain and skull growing together, in this case, the skull had stopped growing resulting…

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