Metopic ridge

Definition of Metopic ridge

A metopic ridge is an abnormal shape of the skull. The ridge can be seen on the forehead.

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Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Medical Director, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Washington, School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 10/31/2009

Metopic ridge

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