My 7yr old son complains of a soft spot on back of his head can you help me?

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You mean his skull is soft in one part ? You better get a professional opinion and check up.
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Have a soft spot for?

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What is the soft spot on a baby's head called?

The soft spots on a baby's head are called fontanelles. There are two of them, the larger one close to the front of the head, and a smaller one that closes soon after birth further back on the head.

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Soft spot on babys head?

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Why do Babies have soft spots on their heads?

These "soft spots," called fontanels, are actually made of tough but flexible cartilage. A baby's brain grows very quickly, and this flexible cartilage lets the skull expand to make room. If the baby doesn't have this then they have it you just dont know where it is.

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What is the soft spot on baby's head?

The soft spots are known as fontanelles. There are two of them and they may vary in size a little bit. The one at the back of the head is usually smaller than the other and triangular in shape. This is known as the posterior fontanelle. The other one is larger and is on the top of the head. It is di ( Full Answer )

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Is there a problem if an adult notices a soft spot on the top of their head although there is no pain associated with the soft spot?

This is called the Fontanelle and is a gap in the bones of the top of the skull. When a baby passes through the birth canal the skull bones overlap each other like rose petals,During early life the skull bones unite along sutures and the fontanelle usually closes completely.You may be a rare case of ( Full Answer )

Medical term for soft spot on babys head?

The membranes that link the two sides of a baby's cranium is calledthe fontanelle. The elasticity of the membrane allows for thebaby's growth over the first nine to eighteen months of life.

When does a baby not need a soft spot on their head?

Soft spots, or fontanelles, are spaces in the skull that have not matured into bone yet. They allow the baby's brain to grow and make the skull more flexible so the baby can move down the birth canal. By the time the child is 2 years old their skull will be fully developed and the soft spots will be ( Full Answer )

Why do you have a flat spot on the top of head towards the back?

it's usually when your a baby and you lay on the back of your head and which the baby's head is very soft it can deform and become flat this could affect your heath,How? it could block your brain from growing to it's full potential and could cause ADHD.

Soft spots of a newborn baby's head?

The bones on baby's head are not fully grown and joined yet. because the head is the biggest part of the body, this also helps at birth, because bones can move a little bit and baby can be squeezed through birth canal. bones grow and then attach themselves a few months after the birth. do NOT push t ( Full Answer )

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What are soft spots in a babys head called?

"Fontanelle" (sometimes spelled "fontanel".) There are actually four of them, but the anterior fontanelle (directly on top) is usually the most noticeable.

When does the soft spot on a babies head close?

The soft spot on a baby's head closes as he or she grows. Since thehead is still developing as an infant, it will gradually come intoits own as the child grows.

What is the soft spot on the infant's head called?

There are actually two soft spots on an infant's head and they'recalled "fontanelles". The posterior fontanelle is a soft spotlocated on the back of the infant's head. The anterior fontanelleis a soft spot located on top of the infant's head.