사두증 (Plagiocephaly)

Plagiocephaly is the most often type of change in head shape. The back of a side of the head is flat and this side’s ear is positioned forwards compared to the other side’s ear. The flat side’s forehead is positioned forwards, which atogether results in a parallelogram shape.

Plagiocephaly Change process

단두증 (Brachycephaly)

Brachycephaly’s biggest characteristic is that the back of the head is flat and the top of the head is protruding. When seen in front, the face may seem wide. If serious, the width of the face may be longer than the length of the front and back of the head.
Brachycephaly Change process

 

주상두증 (Scaphocephaly)

Scaphocephaly is rare in our country and shows opposite characteristics of brachycephaly. This shape has a much longer length of the front and back of the head compared to the width of the face.

Scaphocephaly Change process