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https://www.quora.com/What-is-the-function-of-fontanels

Jan 17, 2015 ... Fontanelles enable a baby's cranial bones to shift and the head to deform during birth as it passes through the mother's pelvic outlet—an outlet that's unusually ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK542197/

[1] The sutures function as seams, and they are highly necessary to facilitate the movement and molding of the cranium ...

https://www.news-medical.net/health/What-are-Fontanelles.aspx

May 13, 2019 ... The primary reason for the existence of fontanelles is for child birth. The flexible and elastic sutures let the cranial bones overlap into a smaller ...

https://www.britannica.com/science/fontanel

Fontanel, soft spot in the skull of an infant, covered with tough, fibrous membrane. ... in a living organism that have been adapted to perform a specific function.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fontanelle

A fontanelle (or fontanel) (colloquially, soft spot) is an anatomical feature of the infant human skull comprising any of the soft membranous gaps (sutures) ...

https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/craniosynostosis/multimedia/cranial-sutures-and-fontanels/img-20006785

Joints made of strong, fibrous tissue (cranial sutures) hold the bones of your baby's skull together. The sutures meet at the fontanels, the soft spots on your baby's ...

https://www.researchgate.net/post/What_are_the_functions_of_the_fontanelles_in_catfishes

Lateral, anterior and posterior Fontanelles, which are gapes in the skull of catfishes, covered by tough membrane, what are the functions of these gaps? Catfish.

https://medlineplus.gov/ency/article/002320.htm

Mar 6, 2019 ... The sutures and fontanelles are needed for the infant's brain growth and development. During childbirth, the flexibility of the sutures allows the ...

https://www.stanfordchildrens.org/en/topic/default?id=anatomy-of-the-newborn-skull-90-P01840

The fontanelles include: Anterior fontanelle (also called soft spot). This is the junction where the 2 frontal and 2 parietal bones meet. The anterior fontanelle ...

https://chw.org/medical-care/craniofacial-disorders/craniofacial-disorder-conditions/craniofacial-anomalies/anatomy-of-the-newborn-skull

The fontanelles include: anterior fontanelle (Also called soft spot) - the junction where the two frontal and two parietal bones meet. The anterior fontanelle remains ...